Graduate Diploma in Publishing and Communications (Advanced)

1 year full-time, Parkville — Domestic and International students. CRICOS code: 085952D

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Course Description


The Graduate Diploma in Publishing and Communications (Advanced) extends your understanding of the progressive field of publishing and communications. Using comprehensive editorial principles and methods, you will learn to work practically across a range of genres and media. This program will also build on your ability to edit electronically for digital media publishing. You can also use the course as an entry point to an articulated structure of higher degree study, and may qualify for entry to masters courses in this area.

Who is it for?

If you're looking for a course of study with an industry focus, the Graduate Diploma in Publishing and Communications (Advanced) will develop and refine your ability to research, write and critically reflect on the publishing and communications industry. You can read more in the Handbook.

Where will it take me?

Career outcomes for the Graduate Diploma in Publishing and Communications (Advanced) reach into the core roles within the publishing and communications industry, including:

  • professional editing
  • print and online publications
  • communications and stakeholder management
  • copywriting and website content creation

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Application deadlines

  • 31 March 2019 for Semester 2, 2019 intake (please note: late applications will be accepted until 31 May 2019)
  • 31 October 2019 for Semester 1 2020 intake
  • Scholarship deadlines 

Later international applications for Semester 2, 2019 may be accepted for some courses through until 31 May 2019. In applying past the deadline, students should take into account student visa deadlines.

 International applicants can apply up to one year in advance of their studies. That is, if a student would like to commence in Semester 1, they can apply from Semester 1 of the previous year

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