What will I learn?

Produce premium media packages

Through the Bachelor of Communication and Media (Television and Radio Extended) you will be able to make the transition from university student to successful media production professional.

You will be exposed to the four areas of media production management: pre-production, production, post production and distribution. You will learn to develop proposals, pitch projects and manage production budgets, as well as operate studio cameras, lighting rigs and audio mixing equipment.

As a student of Television and Radio Extended you will further explore how to grow a media business from start-up through to commencement. You will develop an understanding of business management and financial models and learn how to apply for grants, attract business clients and pitch to television networks.

Career outcomes

Graduates will be equipped with the skills required to work as a sound technician, production coordinator, master control operator, audio-visual producer, production director or post-production supervisor.

Other majors

Other majors for the Bachelor of Communication and Media: Advertising, Communication and Media, Interactive Media, Journalism, Journalism Extended, Marketing, Public Relations, Public Relations Extended, Television and Radio.

Which department am I in?

Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts

CRICOS

093872D

Study options

Full Time (3 years)

Tuition fees
A$23,680.00 (US$ 16,375) per year
Start date

15 July 2019, 24 February 2020

Venue

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)

Toowoomba Campus,

487-535 West Street,

TOOWOOMBA,

Queensland,

4350, TOOWOOMBA, Australia

Online/Distance (3 years or part-time equivalent)

Tuition fees
A$20,720.00 (US$ 14,328) per year
Start date

15 July 2019, 18 November 2019, 24 February 2020

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students must have a recognized previous academic qualification. These qualifications are for standard entry and are based on comparisons with Australian year 12 level examinations. English language requirements: IELTS (Academic only) - 6.0 (or better) (no component lower than 5.5); TOEFL (paper based) - 550 (or better) (with a minimum Test of Written English Score of TWE 4.5); TOEFL (electronic or computer based) - 213 (or better) (with essay rating of at least 4.5); TOEFL (internet based) - 80 (or better) (with 19 minimum in all bands); Pearson (PTE Academic) - 50 (or better) (with no communicative score less than 50); Cambridge English Scale Scores for FCE, CAE and CPE3 - Cambridge English: First (FCE) with a score of 169 or above. No less than 162 in each skill.

For international students

Subject pre-requisite: English (4 SA) or equivalent.

To apply for an undergraduate (or your first) university degree at USQ, you must have a recognised previous academic qualification. These qualifications are for standard entry and are based on comparisons with Australian year 12 level examinations. GCE A Levels - minimum grade of D or better in GCE A-level English; GCE O Levels - minimum grade of C or better in GCE O-level English; International Baccalaureate (IB) - English B Standard Level grade 5, higher level (A1 or A2) grade 4.

English language requirements

IELTS (Academic only) - 6.0 (or better) (no component lower than 5.5); TOEFL (paper based) - 550 (or better) (with a minimum Test of Written English Score of TWE 4.5); TOEFL (electronic or computer based) - 213 (or better) (with essay rating of at least 4.5); TOEFL (internet based) - 80 (or better) (with 19 minimum in all bands); Pearson (PTE Academic) - 50 (or better) (with no communicative score less than 50); Cambridge English Scale Scores for FCE, CAE and CPE3 - Cambridge English: First (FCE) with a score of 169 or above. No less than 162 in each skill.

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Pathways options

Offered by this university

University of Southern Queensland (USQ) offers below pathways course for this subject

Offered by other partners

This university accepts pathways courses from
  • Australian Pacific College
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