Faculty Certificate in Communications
Course code: 3918 ~ Course abbreviation: FacCertComn ~ Total credit points required: 24 ~ 0.5 years full-time, 1 year part-time ~ Managing faculty: Arts
Study mode and course location
On-campus (Caulfield; Clayton)
The course is designed to meet the needs of professionals in communications and related sectors. The course provides a unique focus on convergent knowledge and the understanding and integration of multiple communication practices. The curriculum includes policy, organisational, technical, ethical, planning, systems, and logistical facets of communications.
Students completing this course will have: 1. a familiarity with diverse aspects of the academic discipline; 2. a familiarity with the world view of the field of study; 3. a familiarity with the secondary literature in the field of study; 4. a familiarity with many of the key texts and cultural products pertaining to the field of study; 5. Advanced reading and communication skills, both written and verbal; 6. Developed sound analytical skills; 7. Developed the ability to use relevant technology such as databases, information management systems and search engines effectively.
Minimum pass grade
To graduate with a Faculty Certificate in Communications, students must gain a minimum credit average overall.
Students must complete the following:
For further study options please contact the School of English, Communication and Performance Studies or visit http://www.arts.monash.edu.au/future/course/postgraduate.php
Associate Professor Peter Murphy and Dr Sue Yell