Bachelor of Journalism and Professional Writing

Study Programme Details
City: Adelaide
Country: Australia
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree


36 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a unique and dynamic journey with our Bachelor of Journalism and Professional Writing, the only program of its kind in South Australia. As a graduate, you’ll be equipped to thrive as a journalist across various mediums and platforms, making a mark in media organization newsrooms, community sites, niche media, or as a freelance/entrepreneurial journalist. Beyond journalism, the emphasis on professional writing opens doors to a myriad of allied professions, including technical writing, tender presentations, marketing, and communications.


Dive into your journalistic passions with a program that allows you to explore areas such as science, technology, investigative journalism, politics, international relations, business, social justice, travel writing, arts journalism, environmental sustainability, and sports journalism. Our cutting-edge on-campus facilities, including TV and radio studios, ensure you graduate career-ready. You’ll have the opportunity to practice recording news broadcasts, producing podcasts, and creating video journalism using industry-standard technology. Real-world experiences, including internships and industry projects, provide a platform to hone your skills and build vital industry networks.

Admission Requirements

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  • science, space and technology
  • data and investigative journalism
  • governments and politics
  • international relations
  • economy, business and finance
  • social and legal justice, and inclusion
  • travel writing
  • culture and arts journalism
  • environment and sustainability
  • sports journalism

AUD$ 32,400 per annum

Future Career Outcomes

Our program produces graduates who excel in the ever-evolving landscape of journalism and professional writing. Real-world examples of successful alumni showcase the program’s adaptability and relevance. Acquire not only journalistic skills but also the versatile expertise needed in today’s dynamic communication landscape.

Visa Requirements:

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