Interested in postgraduate study in communications? In as little as one semester you can explore a range of topics - from investigative journalism to screenwriting, and digital media to radio.
The Postgraduate Certificate in Communication Studies is a great option if you have a three-year bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline but lack the grade point average for admission to the Master of Communication Studies.
Start date: 2018
Start date: 2019
This programme brochure will be available soon.
A selection interview may be required.
IELTS (Academic) 6.5 overall with all bands 6.0 or higher; or equivalent
You need to complete 60 points from papers in the Master of Communication Studies.
Our expert staff will guide you in your choice of papers so that your study forms a coherent programme in your chosen field.
Enrolment in papers is subject to meeting all requirements and availability of papers.
You can incorporate the four papers from the Postgraduate Certificate in Communication Studies into the Postgraduate Diploma in Communication Studies or the Master of Communication Studies.
If you choose to go on to further study, you have to surrender the postgraduate certificate.
Postgraduate Diploma in Communication Studies
Master of Communication Studies
16 Jul 2018
25 Feb 2019
15 Jul 2019
The information on this page was correct at time of publication. For a comprehensive overview of AUT qualifications, please refer to the Academic Calendar.