Bachelor of Communication (Journalism Studies)
- 课程级别：学士学位/Bachelor's Degree（7级）
- 学费：$27,690 NZD Per Year
- 授课校区：Wellington Campus
- IELTS score of 6.0 (no band less than 5.5)
- TOEFL iBT score of 80 overall (min 19 in Writing)
- PTE Academic score of 50 Overall (min 42 in communicative skills)
- Cambridge English score of 170
A fascinating area of study
The news and news media are constantly changing in both content and delivery, so journalism studies will always remain a fascinating area of study.
News media have always played a vital role in society but technological advances mean they are now pervasive. As the media changes, new questions arise around how the media should operate, including challenging ethical issues around things like fake news. In your journalism studies major, you’ll learn about the media’s role, you will build essential journalistic skills and expertise in specialised fields such as news reporting, feature writing, media law, investigative reporting, and the (new and evolving) forms of digital story-telling.
Massey Business School is ranked in the top 2% of business schools globally. You will be joining communication and media-related programmes ranked as some of the best in the world.
Massey’s communication programmes are only the seventh outside of the US to be recognized by the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (ACEJMC). This prestigious accreditation recognises Massey's "good connections with industry, its commitment to constant improvement, its strong leadership, and large research output".
Accreditation means your degree is internationally recognised, making it easier to arrange a student exchange and find employment overseas.
The quality of Massey’s journalism is internationally recognised. You learn from lecturers who have vast experience (often as leading journalists themselves). Our journalism school is New Zealand’s most long-standing, and has many graduates who are household names and celebrities.
Become a journalism expert
If you choose journalism studies as your major, you learn news media theory, study the role of the media, practice the essential journalistic skills (including newsroom decision-making), and gain in-depth understanding of specialized journalistic fields, such as feature writing. You’ll be a journalism expert.
This qualification is a great degree if you wish to become a journalist. Many students seeking further in-depth development as a journalist also opt for a fourth year in the Postgraduate Diploma in Journalism. The Master of Journalism offers a further attractive capstone to your studies.
A major consists of 120 credits in Journalism Studies, including at least 60 credits at 300-level.
Students must have successful completion of a qualification equivalent to the New Zealand Year 13 - NCEA Level 3 University Entrance.
Those who have completed 3 x B at level 5 or 6 passes in the New Zealand Diploma of Business may apply for entry into a Bachelor's programme. An NZQA transcript as formal evidence of the NZDipBus results is required before credit will be assessed and only papers with a minimum grade of B will be assessed for credit. The English language requirements can be met by: A minimum IELTS 5.5 (or equivalent) used to gain entry to the NZDipBus or, a recent IELTS 6.0 with no band score less than 5.5.
English Language Requirements: