Are you seeking a career in public relations and advertising, with the ability to draw on your knowledge of the arts? The Bachelor of Media (Public Relations & Advertising) and Bachelor of Arts is a new double degree, allowing you to combine public relations and advertising with in-depth study of a specific area of the arts, humanities and social sciences.

The Bachelor of Media (PR & Advertising) will teach you to sharpen your communication skills by providing a philosophical and cultural foundation in media studies combined with practical skills in public relations and advertising.

The Bachelor of Arts gives you the benefits of an education in the Humanities, Social Sciences and the Creative and Performing Arts including the tools you need to think critically and communicate effectively. With more than 30 areas of study to choose from, you will develop transferable skills that complement your public relations and advertising studies.

This combined degree, which typically takes four years, will equip you to work across a wide range of communication fields.

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Indicative Enrolments

New program

Why choose this degree?

This double degree teaches key skills in public relations and advertising, in addition to in-depth study of a specific area of the arts, humanities and social sciences.

Who should choose this degree?

Students with a passion for PR and advertising who wish to enjoy the flexibility of structuring a degree around their specific skills, interests and career aspirations.


  • Asian Studies
  • Chinese Studies
  • Creative Writing
  • Criminology
  • Development Studies
  • English
  • Environmental Humanities
  • European Studies
  • Film Studies
  • French Studies
  • German Studies
  • History
  • Indigenous Studies

Degree Structure

Degree Handbook

Career opportunities

  • Media
  • Advertising
  • Public relations
  • Business consultant

Entry requirements

2018 Lowest Rank


2019 Guaranteed Entry


2018 A Levels


2018 IB Diploma


2018 QLD OP


How to apply

Applications for undergraduate study from domestic students (Australian citizens, permanent residents and New Zealand citizens) are processed by the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC).

Visit the ‘Apply’ section of the UAC website and you can nominate up to five degrees in order of preference, with the first being your most desired degree and university.

On-time applications for admission usually close at the end of September each year for Term 1 admission. Late applications can be submitted, but a late fee will apply.

For study starting in Term 1, the majority of offers are made in December and January.

Visit the UAC website for key dates for admission outside of Term 1.

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