If you have big goals to pursue a career in media, politics, humanitarian aid, publishing or creative industries, UNSW Global has a pathway program to get you to a diverse range of degrees in Arts, Media and Social Science at UNSW Sydney.
 

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Your pathway to a degree at UNSW Sydney

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What are my options?

Diploma in Media and Communication

Progress to second year at UNSW Sydney

This 12-month program is your first step to a career in media, where you’ll learn the same fundamental principles as students in the First Year degree program.

Once you’re finished, you’ll be ready for Second Year of one of these UNSW Faculty of Arts, Design & Architecture bachelor's degree programs:

  • Media (Communication and Journalism)
  • Media (Public Relations and Advertising)
  • Media (Screen and Sound Production)
     

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Foundation Studies Program – Arts & Social Sciences

Prepare for university success

Over 9-15 months (depending on your program) you’ll learn academic English and computing, culture and communication fundamentals. You will gain the skills to undertake critical analysis and develop your own perspectives on regional and international issues.

Once you’re finished, you’ll be ready for First Year of an undergraduate degree in the UNSW Faculty of Arts, Design and Architecture.
 

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UNSW Transition Program Online – various streams

Be university ready with this four-month online program

With this 100% online pre-university preparation program, you can become university ready from the comfort of home. Prepare for an undergraduate degree at UNSW Sydney or one of our international partner institutions. If you want to progress to an Arts & Social Science degree, consider the Commerce or Design & Architecture streams. You will study university approved content with the help of a study coach and interactive online delivery. 

Choose the right stream with help from our Enrolments team.

Once you’re finished, you’ll be ready for First Year of an undergraduate degree in Australia, New Zealand or the UK.
 

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Transition Program – various streams

Join campus life and be university ready in just four months

This four-month pre-university preparation program is a faster way to get to a degree at UNSW Sydney. If you want to progress to an Arts & Social Science degree, consider the Commerce or Design & Architecture streams. Study university approved content on campus, supported by experienced teachers. Start your journey here and join a vibrant student community right in the heart of Sydney.

Choose the right stream with help from our Enrolments team.

Once you’re finished, you’ll be ready for First Year of an undergraduate degree at UNSW Sydney.
 

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