Study Digital Media

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Pursue your passion for content

Content is key in today's world … and tomorrow as well. That is why digital media specialists are in such high demand for communication, media and marketing roles across Australia.

The skills and insights you acquire in Southern Cross University's digital media courses can set you up for a rewarding career that covers marketing and communications, design, film and TV, journalism, public relations and more.

You can also choose to study Digital Media as a shared major in the Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Business and Enterprise, Bachelor of Indigenous Knowledge or in the Bachelor of Psychological Science.

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“Studying Digital Media at Southern Cross Uni gave me a strong theoretical foundation. It’s a constant process of learning, but it started with just getting started. With getting out there and shooting.”

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Why choose Digital Media with Southern Cross?

Industry partnerships

Industry partnerships with Screenworks providing access to unique development opportunities

5-star rating

5-star rating for graduate salary and full-time employment in communications (GUG 2023)

Creative Hubs

Study at creative campuses at Lismore and Coomera

Mentorship provides real-life experience

As part of a mentorship with Screenworks, Felicity had the opportunity to gain hands-on experience, shooting a television commercial (TVC) for Australian weight-loss company ‘Lite N Easy.’

“While on set, it was my job as a runner to tend to whatever the crew needed. Things like running errands, collecting catering, assisting wardrobe, transporting talent, helping the art department set up rooms for filming and general housekeeping,” she said.

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“I loved every minute of my experience. I was never bored, and I met the most amazing people on set who were accommodating, welcoming, and knowledgeable.”

A better way to learn

We’re always looking for a better way to do things. That’s why we’re delivering our courses in six-week terms.

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Scholarships

The University offers a wide range of scholarships for undergraduate and postgraduate students.

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Entry pathways

There are many ways to get into Southern Cross University. Discover your options with an entry pathway.

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