Bachelor of Communications and Media / Bachelor of Arts

The University of Notre Dame Australia - Study Abroad

This program enables students to achieve an understanding of the principles and techniques of communication and media strategy through familiarity with a wide range of genres in print, non-print and multimedia, as well as new and emerging media technologies. Students completing the Bachelor of Arts will also be able to follow their personal and professional interests across a broad range of disciplines, from Applied Psychology, Behavioural Science and Politics and International Relations to Social Justice, Theatre Studies and Theology, enabling students to contribute to the cultural and intellectual life of the broader community. The program is broad and flexible, allowing students to gain expertise across a range of areas including broadcast journalism, cinema and film studies, digital film production, drama, foreign affairs, internet communication, print media analysis, politics and the media, publishing, screenwriting and TV/film production.

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At a glance

Type of Institution: University
Level: Undergraduate
Campus/Location: Fremantle
Institution CRICOS: 01032F (WA); 02651D (NSW)


  • Fremantle: Archaeology
  • Behavioural science
  • Business studies
  • English literature
  • Environmental management
  • Film & screen production
  • History
  • Journalism
  • Marketing & public relations
  • Philosophy
  • Politics & international relations
  • Social justice
  • Theology
  • Theatre studies. Sydney: Advertising
  • Applied Psychology
  • Business
  • Counselling
  • English literature
  • Film and Screen Production
  • History
  • Human Resource Management
  • Journalism
  • Liberal Arts
  • Philosophy
  • Politics and International Relations
  • Public Relations
  • Social Justice
  • Sociology
  • Theatre Studies
  • Theology
  • Writing

At The University of Notre Dame Australia, you can experience Australian life at a 'town university' campus by the beach in Fremantle (Western Australia), undertake research at the beautiful rural location of Broome (Western Australia) or study in the lively heart of Sydney (New South Wales).

With Notre Dame's Study Abroad program you can experience the best of Australian life together with a quality university education, which has received five-star ratings in The Good Universities Guide for 10 consecutive years.

As outlined in the university's Objects, Notre Dame provides an excellent standard of training for the professions and has the highest graduate employment rate in Perth and Sydney.

When studying abroad at Notre Dame, you can:

  • participate in field trips that will take you to iconic sites across Australia
  • take classes that are credited to your home degree from a wide range of disciplines
  • be part of a connected community where you are supported in your studies every step of the way
  • get involved in volunteering and service-learning programs.

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Notre Dame provides an excellent standard of pastoral care for students and is #1 in Perth and Sydney for Student Support (see

As an international student, you will be welcomed to Notre Dame's vibrant student community.

There will be a range of opportunities for you to develop life skills as well as lifelong friendships by getting involved in the services and activities that form the essence of student life, such as sport, community service volunteering and student society social events.

You will be supported throughout your university studies with ongoing access to counselling services and careers advice.

Accommodation is available at Notre Dame's Fremantle 'town university' campus. Located in historic former hotels, students stay right in the heart of Fremantle's West End.

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