Bachelor of Media with Bachelor of Sociology ((B Media B Soc))

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Program Faculty

Faculty of Arts

Special Notes

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This program provides students with a thorough grounding in both contemporary media and sociology. The Media major explores how the complex media industry is rapidly evolving under the influence of changing technologies and the different needs of societies around the world. The Sociology major combines deep discipline knowledge of sociology with advanced quantitative data analysis skills. Students may develop distinctive pathways through the double degree program that allow them to develop knowledge and skills in relation to different facets of the practical and theoretical understanding of media and the application of sociological knowledge and techniques, including quantitative data analysis. Students who complete this program may go on to careers in a wide range of organisations and fields.

The Bachelor of Media with Bachelor of Sociology is an AQF Level 7 qualification with a standard full-time duration of 4 years.

Academic Program Rules for Bachelor of Media with Bachelor of Sociology

There shall be a Bachelor of Media with Bachelor of Sociology.

Qualification Requirements
Academic Program: 

A student who undertakes the Bachelor of Media with Bachelor of Sociology may count a maximum of 24 units towards both degrees, satisfying the requirements for the two degrees with a minimum total of 96 units of study.

The requirement for broadening, where applicable, is waived in the double degree.

Please refer to individual Academic Program Rules for the Bachelor of Media, and Bachelor of Sociology.