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Bachelor of Communication (Honours)

Massey University

Subject area

Written Communication

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Entry requirements

A Bachelor of Bachelor of Communication, with a major in the intended postgraduate subject with a minimum B average over the qualifying 300-level courses and a minimum B average in at least 15 x 300-level credits in the intended secondary postgraduate subject, or equivalent.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will build on the interdisciplinary approach to the study of communication to an advanced level. They will have a specialised knowledge of two complementary communication disciplines representing both business and humanities approaches to the field. They show intellectual independence through self-directed learning. They will have a sophisticated grasp of the key underlying principles of communication and be able to implement and adapt these principles within a complex and rapidly-changing professional environment. They can undertake supervised research and employ those research methods that encourage cross-disciplinary and inter-sectoral collaboration.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Communication and Media Studies at this level can earn:

$46,000

Median earnings one year after study

$51,000

Median earnings two years after study

$63,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

83%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2022

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Massey University Academy of Sport Scholarship

Provided by:

Massey University

Website:

http://goo.gl/EdxDZ

Value:

A minimum of $3,000 and up to $5,000 for full-time students, or pro-rated for part time students.

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Rural Women New Zealand Tertiary Bursaries

Provided by:

Rural Women New Zealand

Website:

https://ruralwomennz.nz/services/charitable-grants/

Value:

$1,000 each.

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 627 739
Phone: (06) 356 9099
Fax: (06) 350 2263
Email: contact@massey.ac.nz
Web: http://www.massey.ac.nz

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Sources

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