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$25,600.00 (US$ 16,719) per year
AUD $3,270 for unit fee

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

13 July 2020

Venue

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)

Toowoomba Campus,

487-535 West Street,

TOOWOOMBA,

Queensland,

4350, TOOWOOMBA, Australia

Full Time (3 years)

Tuition fees
A$25,600.00 (US$ 16,719) per year
AUD $3,270 for unit fee

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

13 July 2020

Venue

USQ Springfield Campus

37 Sinnathamby Boulevard,

SPRINGFIELD CENTRAL,

Queensland,

4300, BRISBANE, Australia

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students must have completed High School Diploma + SAT. SAT Composite Score 125. Applications are based on comparisons with Australian Year 12 level examinations. English Language Requirements: IELTS (Academic only) score of 6.0 (or better) (no component lower than 5.5); TOEFL (paper based) score of 550 (or better) (with a minimum Test of Written English Score of TWE 4.5); TOEFL (electronic or computer based) score of 213 (or better) (with essay rating of at least 4.5); TOEFL (internet based) score of 80 (or better) (with 19 minimum in all bands); Pearson (PTE Academic) score of 50 (or better) (with no communicative score less than 50); Cambridge English: First (FCE)/ B2 First with a score of 169 or above. No less than 162 in each skill.

For international students

Applicant must have Australian year 12 level or equivalent.

Students from different country must have qualifications equivalent to Australia.

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 other partners

This university accepts pathways courses from
  • Australian Pacific College
  • Queensland Academy of Technology
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About this uni

USQ is the No. 1 university in Australia for student support with 5 stars for internationalisation and employability (Quacquarelli Symonds, 2019)

  • On-campus study in Queensland locations
  • No. 1 in Australia for the highest graduate starting salary
  • Key regional research-intensive university
  • World-class teaching facilities