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Major

Professional Writing and Communication

Diploma in Arts

Gain the professional communication skills necessary for a contemporary workplace.

Study includes multimedia storytelling and production, media design, public relations writing, editing and publishing practices.

This major will prepare you for a career where clear writing and creative communication in print or digital modes are required.

Highlights

Career possibilities

Our programs prepare you for your first job and beyond. Here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:

  • Creative writer
  • Editorial writer
  • Communication and engagement officer
  • Media and communications officer
  • Copywriter
  • Content writer
  • Digital content writer

How you'll learn

Your learning experiences are designed to best suit the learning outcomes of the courses you choose.

  • Lectures
  • Tutorials
  • Overseas study
  • Workshops

What you'll study

At UQ, subjects are called 'courses'. Here's a sample of the courses you could study:

  • Writing Creatively
  • Multimedia
  • Public Relations Writing
  • Writing & Editing for the Professions

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