Teaching

The Centre for Advancing Journalism is a hub of connections with both mainstream and emerging new media industries. Our experts are at the cutting edge of the changes in journalism practice, and this is reflected across all our education programs.

We are constantly evaluating what we teach. Student Experience Surveys and our rapidly changing industry continuously influence the content of our program.

Our courses

Please note: To view sample course plans please see the Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (GSHSS) Master of Journalism degree structure and Master of International Journalism degree structure web pages.

Master of Journalism

The Master of Journalism is designed and delivered by teaching staff who are outstanding professional practitioners. This is a journalism degree for the future. More information on our flagship degree is available on the GSHSS Master of Journalism web page.

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Master of International Journalism

The Master of International Journalism is targeted at students interested in understanding and producing journalism in an international field of practice, where it is important that key skills are complemented by an understanding of different professional traditions, conventions, cultures and challenges. More information on this degree is available on the GSHSS Master of International Journalism web page.

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Graduate Diploma in Journalism (Advanced)

The Graduate Diploma in Journalism (Advanced) is associated with the Master of Journalism and comprises four compulsory subjects and four related electives. Together these represent basic journalistic skills and understandings with the opportunity to study a limited number of subjects at a more advanced level. At the conclusion of their study students can choose to articulate into the full Master of Journalism program. More information can be found on the GSHSS Graduate Diploma in Journalism (Advanced) web page.

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Graduate Certificate in Journalism (Advanced)

The Graduate Certificate in Journalism (Advanced) is associated with the Master of Journalism and teaches the basic and fundamental skills and understandings of journalism. It is suitable for students with little or no experience in journalism. At the conclusion of their study students can choose to articulate into either the Graduate Diploma in Journalism (Advanced) or the full Master of Journalism program. More information can be found on the GSHSS Graduate Certificate in Journalism (Advanced) web page.

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