This course entry applies to students commencing this course in 2013 and should be read in conjunction with information provided in the 'Faculty information' section of this Handbook by the Faculty of Arts
|Total credit points required||144|
|Standard duration of study (years)||3 years FT, 6 years PT|
|Study mode and location||On-campus (Sunway)|
|Admission, fee and application details||http://www.monash.edu/study/coursefinder/course/2476|
http://www.arts.monash.edu.au/current/coursework/contact_us/; Head of Arts: Professor James Chin; email email@example.com; Course coordinator: Assoc. Prof. Helen Nesadurai; firstname.lastname@example.org; Course manager: Kevin Tan; email@example.com
This degree aims to develop an a understanding of the role of communication in modern society through studies of the application of communications theory to the corporate sector, the role of culture and social structures in social change, global trends and their local impact, and contemporary writing practices. Students undertake compulsory studies in communications as well as a range of electives from the Faculty of Arts or other faculties.
These course outcomes are aligned with the Australian Qualifications Framework level 7, the Bologna Cycle 1 and Monash Graduate Attributes. For more information refer to http://opvclt.monash.edu.au/curriculum-by-design/aligning-course-outcomes-with-aqf-bologna.html.
Upon successful completion of this course it is expected that graduates will be able to:
This course consists of a compulsory communications major and an arts minor, with additional studies chosen from a variety of disciplines.
For the specific requirements of majors and minors and information on other arts units refer to the 'Areas of study' section in this Handbook at http://www.monash.edu.au/pubs/2013handbooks/aos/index-byfaculty-arts.html.
Students must complete at least 144 points:
(a.) a communications major of eight units (48 points)
(b.) an arts minor in a different area of study (24 points)
(c.) a first-year arts sequence in a third area of study (12 points)
(d.) further units to complete a total of 144 points.
By combining some of the core arts requirements, students can complete a double major in two different arts disciplines. For more details on this option, contact the Faculty of Arts.
Students must complete across the duration of the course:
Bachelor of Communication