Bachelor of Communication & Media (Sports Media)

University of Canberra

In this course students will explore the media's role in the reporting of sport and its influence on Australian society and the broader global context. Throughout this highly practical media course students will learn how to research, produce and present sports stories in text, visual and audio formats for mobile, online, social, broadcast and print media. They'll also report on 'live' sporting events that often captivate the nation and the world, interview elite athletes and coaches, and host their own podcast and TV panel show.

Course Fee:

International: $83,100

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent. English Language Requirements: An overall Academic IELTS of 6.0 or equivalent, with no band score below 6.0.


72 credit points

Subjects you can Study:

Subjects include: Professional Orientation; Professional Practice: Work Integrated Learning; The Art and Power of Communication; Digital Media Fundamentals; Producing Credible Communication; Engaging Audiences; In-Depth: Feature and Specialist Writing; Data Journalism; Video Live; Newsfeed; Game On: Sports Journalism Foundations; Sideline Eye: Sports Reporting; Live and Exclusive: Sports Broadcasting; The Sports Journalist: Ethical, Lawful and Professional. Students may also choose from a wide range of elective breadth majors.

Accepts International Students:


Related Careers:

Sports Administrator, Sportsperson,
Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Canberra No info Yes Part time 6 years
Canberra No info Yes Full time 3 years
The University of Canberra is located in Australia's national capital. The University provides professionally based undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees. They engage in applied research to support government, business and the professions regionally, nationally and internationally.

Provider CRICOS: 00212K

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