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: N/A
CRICOS code: 012959A

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2023 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

   Year One of Program

This program is only available full-time. Students must enrol in 48 credit points in both semesters as outlined below.


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Year One of Program

Complete the following Seven (7) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code


Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Global News Studies 12 COMM1224 City Campus 2604 (G074)
Media and the Law 12 COMM1229 City Campus 2605 (G074)
News Reporting and Writing 12 COMM2801 City Campus 2606 (G074)
Journalism Innovation and Technology 12 COMM2802 City Campus 3329 (G074)
Audio-Visual Journalism 24 Yes COMM2720 City Campus 2521 (G074)
Journalism Internship 12 Yes COMM2712 City Campus 2520 (G074)
Digital and Data Journalism 12 Yes COMM2708 City Campus 2519 (G074)

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Program structure enquiries

1. Log an Academic Assistance enquiry via the RMIT Connect Portal


2. Call your program administration team on +61 3 9925 2417


Program Manager: Dr Alex Wake



Please go to the Class timetables web page to access timetabling information.


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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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