The Critical Media Studies department covers both foundational and emerging areas in the study of communication and media at AUT. We deliver the core of the Bachelor of Communication Studies and cover a wide range of communication theory and practice.
Committed to the critical study of the media, we seek to understand the way that communication operates in society and also provide courses in media and power and communication for social change, as well as extensive postgraduate research opportunities with our experienced supervisors.
Undergraduate study in critical media studies will give you a solid grounding in this area.
We teach the core courses in the Bachelor of Communication Studies.
You can study these minors as part of your Bachelor of Communication Studies and many other bachelor’s degrees at AUT:
We believe in high-quality research that has impact, and have world-class researchers and research strengths across communication studies.More about our research