Diploma in Communication Extended - Screen Media (Arts and Production)

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Our free online application portal makes starting your university journey easy. Applications for Term 1 close 14 February. Apply now for The College, where ambition makes your degree possible.

Communicate your way

Be prepared for a career in the media world of tomorrow. Learn about experimental and short film, documentary-making, transmedia concepts and digital journalism, sound technology, web and motion design, and television. Be introduced to contemporary thinking around cultural studies and society, popular culture, cinema studies, everyday urban life, the cultural and social impacts of scientific theories, new technologies and multiculturalism.

When you successfully complete the 16-month diploma from The College, you gain guaranteed entry into the second year of the Bachelor of Screen Media (Arts & Production) at Western Sydney University.

To apply, you don’t need an ATAR; all you need are ambition and the determination to work hard. Once you’re here, our mission is to make sure you have the supportive learning environment and flexibility you need to transform your life. That includes smaller class sizes with greater access to one-on-one teaching and support. Our Extended Diplomas also cover extra introductory units that will prepare you for success in your tertiary studies and beyond.

At The College, we’re dedicated to your success. We know that if you’re given a supportive learning environment with a dedicated team of educators, anything is possible. Our wide range of pathway options include University Foundation Studies, Extended Diplomas and Integrated Diploma/Bachelor courses. Your success starts here.

Course structure

The course structure is outlined in our handbook. Here you can view all of the units (subjects) you will be studying.

Fees and delivery

Fees: Varies depending on units selected.

For further information, consult: Student Contribution Bands

Delivery: On campus

Fees: Varies depending on units selected.

For further information, consult: Student Contribution Bands

Delivery: On campus

 

 

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"With knowledgeable tutors and lecturers, a welcoming environment and additional support both on and off campus, The College drove me to do better and better."

— Afifa Fahez, Diploma in Social Science, Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Primary), Master of Teaching

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*The tuition fees quoted above are the fees for the normal full-time study load of the course (80 credit points) per annum. International students will be subject to a variable fee regime; i.e. enrolled students will be required to pay fees during their course based on the approved fee for each calendar year. Fee changes (if any) will occur at 1 January each calendar year. Students who extend their course past the normal finish date of the course will be required to pay additional fees based on the prevailing fee level. Western Sydney University is a multi-campus institution. The University reserves the right to alter the location of its courses between campuses and other locations as necessary. Students should be aware of the possibility of change of location for the whole or part of courses for which they enrol and should plan for the need to travel between Western Sydney campuses.