Doctors/Masters Level

Master of Marketing Communications

2 years full time (200 points); 1.5 years full time (150 points).(part-time study options available)
Parkville campus
Available to Domestic and International
Course CRICOS code:085102B

The Master of Marketing Communications (MMC) was developed in consultation with industry to prepare students for professional careers in the rapidly evolving integrated marketing, communications and digital environment. Taught by industry leaders, this vocational program combines the communications expertise of the Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences and the marketing rigour offered by Melbourne Business School.

This program is designed to help students integrate their skills in the marketing and communications disciplines so they are better prepared for the changing industry of the digital age. Students can maximise their industry exposure through opportunities for internships, Applied Syndicate projects and Advanced Practice subjects. Graduates will emerge as adaptive and reflective practitioners who are equipped to face dynamic industry challenges with practical skills in content marketing, advertising, public relations and strategic communications.

The Master of Marketing Communications will develop future executives and professionals with disciplinary-specific knowledge and interdisciplinary expertise. Career pathways will focus on areas involving persuasive public communications and engaging with audiences across a variety of digital platforms such as content marketing, advertising, media campaign strategy, social media and public relations.

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Domestic fee place

Commonwealth Supported Places available

This course offers both Commonwealth Supported Places (CSPs) and Australian Fee (AF) Places to domestic students.

Indicative Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP) course fee:
Find out more about CSP student contribution amounts

Indicative total Australian (AF) course fee:

Typical Australian (AF) course fee for 2018:

Commonwealth Supported Places (CSPs)

A limited number of Commonwealth Supported Places will be awarded on the basis of academic merit. A Commonwealth Supported Place is subsidised by the Australian Government. Students pay a contribution amount that is determined by the Australian Government, based on the subjects undertaken. Find out more about CSP student contribution amounts.

Australian Fee Places (AF)

If you are not eligible for a Commonwealth Supported Place, you will automatically be considered for an Australian Fee place if you are eligible for a place in the course. Students enrolled in an AF place are required to pay the full cost of their tuition fees to the University. Australian Fee places are not subsidised by the Australian Government, however you may be eligible for FEE-HELP to assist with payment of tuition fees. If this course is relevant to your current employment, you may be able to deduct course costs from taxable income: see the ATO website for further information.

How course fees are calculated

Your course fee per year is calculated on the basis of one year full-time study (1 EFTSL). Actual fees vary depending on the subjects you are taking. The University reviews fees annually. The indicative total course fee is based on typical subject enrolments, and includes an indexation of 5% per annum. More information about tuition fees.

The duration indicated is maximum course duration and does not take into account any advanced standing for prior studies. The course may be shorter depending on your academic background and/or relevant work experience where applicable.

Credit/Advanced standing

If you have completed post-secondary study, you may be eligible for credit/advanced standing towards your studies at the University. Find out more