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Field of Study

Communication and Cultural Studies

Bachelor of Arts (Honours)

Build on your knowledge of film and television, media and culture as you acquire the skills required for academic research relevant to your chosen field.

You'll complete advanced-level compulsory coursework that focuses on communication and cultural studies, including film, television and media.

Your coursework will also cover the skills to needed to plan and write your honours research thesis. During this substantial project, you'll produce an original piece of research by developing a relevant topic, applying methodologies and presenting your written conclusions.


1 in Queensland for arts and humanities

QS World University Rankings 2024

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:

  • Corporate communications officer
  • [Arts and Media Professionals]
  • Cultural curator
  • Arts and cultural officer
  • Communications adviser
  • Academic researcher
  • Cultural coordinator

How you'll learn

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

  • Lectures
  • Tutorials
  • Overseas study
  • Research experience
  • Seminars
  • Studios

What you'll study

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

  • Honours Seminar
  • Research Methods & Project Management
  • Honours Research Thesis
  • Communication & Cultural Studies Dissertation Part B

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