Create your future in communication and media
Stand out from the crowd with a degree from ACTs #1 uni for teaching quality and skill development.* You’ll graduate with the hands-on skills you need to have a competitive edge within the industry.
UC is Canberra’s only university to offer courses in communication and media. At the heart of Australian politics, industry and culture, there’s no better place for professional placements, exposure and experience than Canberra.
Informed by industry leaders, our courses evolve as the industry does. Whether you’re looking towards a career in marketing communications, social media, public relations, sports media, or journalism, you'll graduate with a well-rounded set of communication and media skills, and a wealth of practical experience.
*Good Universities Guide, 2022
In the ACT for full-time graduate employment in Communications.
(Good Universities Guide 2022)
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We’ll connect you directly to industry thanks to our focus on practical learning.
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Develop your talents and get industry ready with UC. You will have access to an expansive suite of technology and equipment to help you bring your ideas to life.
Do you have personal or school-based projects you’re proud of? Bypass standard university admissions by submitting five pieces of your most accomplished work in communication or media.
Get industry ready
Immerse yourself in practical learning from day one thanks to our hands-on approach to learning. Get your hands-dirty with work-based projects and Work Integrated Learning that will teach you technical skills alongside soft skills such as communication, presentation and managing stakeholders.
From the second half of your study, you’ll take your classroom knowledge to the workplace in a real-life industry setting, giving you the chance to make industry contacts and network with potential employers.
"When I began my UC degree, I was still forming a view of the career path I would take. After completing it, I felt like I was equipped with the confidence, skills and knowledge to begin my career in the marketing industry. This degree was a major factor in my rapid rise to Partner at The Mark Agency, and I actively look to employ UC students today."
Bachelor of Communication and Media