Bachelor of Communication (Media Studies)
- 课程级别：学士学位/Bachelor's Degree（7级）
- 学费：$25,010 NZD Per Year
- 授课校区：Massey University
- short fiction films
- music videos
- photography portfolios
- short documentaries
- media scriptwriting
- multimedia installations
- 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
Create, critique and connect with your media world
Discover how the media shape our society, our culture, our economy and our selves. The Bachelor of Communication (Media Studies) will give you the skills to translate your knowledge into a professional career in media work in a wide range of industries.
Media studies is a fascinating area of study - ever-changing and challenging. You will gain a broad-based introduction to both understanding and producing media, including visual images, video, audio and online forms (including television, cinema, newspapers and the internet).
A deeper understanding
The Bachelor of Communication (Media Studies) gives you deep understanding of our information-rich society, and it reveals the power of the media within cultural, social, political and economic spheres. This equips you to advise others on how to engage with the media in productive and positive ways.
You will understand better how decisions on what is communicated, through which medium, can impact on our lives and our understanding of world events.
Media studies is geared towards creating flexible and critical thinkers who are equipped to become digitally literate, politically-engaged citizens.
Will you change the world?
If you want to change the world for the better but also want to ensure that you have professional career prospects in the business, government or non-profit spheres, this is the major for you.
Understand and create media
During your study you will have the opportunity for hands-on experience in pre-production, filming and post-production using industry-standard software in digital media labs.
You will couple these hands-on skills with creative ways of employing media texts in meaning-creation. You learn how society and the media interact, how to help interpret the media world for clients and how to work within media-related jobs.
As part of your study you will produce a diverse range of media projects including:
Media studies graduates have pursued careers in wide-ranging fields such as advertising, public relations, radio, film and television, with government agencies and in teaching.
Our broad-based introduction to media technologies and forms, such as photography, video and audio, provides you with the digital know-how necessary to succeed in a wide range of media functions and careers.
A Media study gives you the expertise not just to work in the media. It provides you with media expertise within any industry or organisation that engages with the media or with public audiences. In today’s media-rich world, that’s almost every organisation. Media studies qualify you to work in organisations that connect with and advise on the media. This includes media production and post-production companies, advertising and design agencies, government departments, non-governmental and private organisations. These organisations may engage with, produce or circulate media.
Major requirements: A major consists of 120 credits in Media 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: