Students undertaking a major in media studies will study media, communication and culture, film and television studies, contemporary popular music... and more

Bachelor of Communication

Media studies

Media StudiesWhy study a media studies major at the University of Newcastle

 Our media studies major within the communications degree features a range of subjects including media, communication and culture, film and television studies, contemporary popular music, international media studies, technology, digital culture and new media and society.

Media studies students gain employment directly in media industries as well as in media related work. Completing a major in media studies assists with careers in print journalism, radio, television, film distribution and public relations. Some specialised opportunities also exist in broadcasting and communications research.