Bachelor of Communication
Unitec New Zealand Limited
Journalism, Communication and Media Studies
Total student fees
over 3 Years - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
Graduates will be capable of assessing situations and developing appropriate communicative responses in their professional capacity in the fields of Public Relations, Event Management, Media Relations and International Communication. They will be equipped to think and analyse critically, integrate different perspectives, express themselves clearly, interact effectively and to participate as socially responsible members of an increasingly diverse and complex society.
Key Information for Students
42 credits at NCEA Level 3 from a mix of subjects, 14 credits at NCEA Level 1 or higher in Maths & English language requirements or relevant & equivalent qualifications, special & discretionary admission also accepted.
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$33,235 - $50,902|
|In further study||14%|
|On a benefit||2%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
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Where does this information come from?
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The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.