Master of International Relations and Master of Journalism

Master of International Relations and Master of Journalism

Master degree
24 months
Processing time: 42 days
Application fee: A$100
Full-time, Part-time
Intakes: February, July
International tuition: A$33,300
Domestic tuition: A$22,000

Program overview

The course offers a range of topics in international relations such as global security, economics and human rights with three specialisations, focusing on: Governance and security International diplomacy and trade Political violence and counter-terrorism. You may also choose to complete advanced international relations. Journalism studies focuses on finding the truth and telling the story and plays a crucial role in scrutinising and holding to account those in power and influence. Subject to conditions, you have the opportunity to study abroad, and to develop research interests in a number of areas, providing them with a potential pathway into a higher degree by research. Our graduates have gone on to a broad range of occupations and have been employed by the likes of the United Nations, the Australian Government, and non-governmental organisations such as the International Red Cross, news media, or have become young entrepreneurs establishing their own firms both in Australia and internationally.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus
Part-time

Requirements

Exams:

  • TOEFL PBT
  • IELTS
  • TOEFL iBT
Entry level 1: Duration: 3 years full-time, 6 years part-time (144 points to complete) An Australian undergraduate degree (or equivalent) with at least credit (60%) average* Entry level 2: Duration: 2.5 years full-time, 5 years part-time (120 points to complete) An Australian undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a related discipline including humanities or social sciences with at least credit (60%) average* or An Australian undergraduate degree (or equivalent) and an Australian graduate certificate (or equivalent) in a related discipline including humanities or social sciences with at least credit (60%) average in both qualifications* Entry level 3 Duration: 2 years full-time, 4 years part-time (96 points to complete) An Australian undergraduate honours degree (or equivalent) in a related discipline including humanities or social sciences with at least credit (60%) average*

Career opportunities

A double degree Masters of International Relations and Journalism provides a comprehensive introduction to the nature of the international political system and some of the key issues in contemporary international relations; an entry-level qualification for a professional journalism career; and a mid-career course for working journalists seeking to extend their expertise and refresh the intellectual basis of their practice.

Campus location

Frankston , Australia

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