GD074 - Graduate Diploma in Journalism

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RMIT program code: GD074
Plan name: Graduate Diploma in Journalism
Plan code: GD074P5
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 012959A

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2017 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Year One of Program

Note: This program is available full-time only.

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Year One of Program

Students must enrol in 48 credit points per semester as outlined below.

Complete the following Six (6) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code


Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Journalism Bootcamp24COMM2710City Campus2871 (G074)
Global News Studies12COMM1224City Campus2870 (G074)
Media and the Law12COMM1229City Campus2872 (G074)
Audio-Visual Journalism24YesCOMM2720City Campus2811 (G074)
Digital and Data Journalism12YesCOMM2708City Campus2812 (G074)
Journalism Internship12YesCOMM2712City Campus2813 (G074)

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Program structure enquiries


All commencing students are encouraged to attend one of the following Enrolment information Sessions prior to Semester 1, 2017 in order to receive important enrolment information.



Please ensure you have registered with RMIT International (International students only) before attending the Enrolment Information Session. Details on how to register can be found at


Main Enrolment Information & Orientation Session

(International and Local Students)

Date: Wednesday 15 February 2017

Time: 1:00pm

Venue: Building 5, Level 3, Room 1 (RMIT City Campus)


Late Enrolment Information & Orientation Session

(International and Local Students)

Date: Friday 24 February 2017

Time: 1:00pm

Venue: Building 5, Level 3, Room 1 (RMIT City Campus)



School Welcome

Date: Tuesday 21 February 2017

Time: 2.00pm

Venue: Storey Hall Auditorium

             Building 16, Level 5, RMIT City campus

             336-348 Swanston Street, Melbourne


For academic or enrolment advice, please contact your Program Manager, Maree Curtis.


Tel: + 61 3 9925 2907


For Program administration enquiries, please email: (preferred) or telephone + 61 3 9925 2417. 



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*Semester 1 classes generally commence in February and Semester 2 classes generally commence in July. Please contact your school for more information about specific class start days.


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