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This Open Universities Australia and RMIT University unit will give you the understanding necessary to enable you to identify the influences of the external environment on professional practice in media and communication. Enrolling in this online Leading Change in Media and Communication unit will expose you to a wide range of practically applicable knowledge – you will, for example, gain an understanding on how the profession is changing due to advances in technology.
You will consider how social change influences the media and communication industries, and will discuss how issues such as sustainability can be approached. You will become familiar with ethical frameworks, and will be able to apply these in order to ascertain the impact of change.
You will gain a critical understanding of the underpinnings of leadership in your field, and will be expected to reflect on and evaluate these approaches to leading.
To be eligible for this unit you must have completed the following unit:
This unit is open only to students of the Master of Communication Design course.
In this communications unit, the topics you will study include:
This unit is not currently a requirement for any course.
Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.
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This unit is ideally suited to career advancement, particularly if you are, or intend to pursue a career as, a media or communication professional. You will learn a range of valuable leadership skills, and gain an understanding of how the professional landscape of the media and communication industries is influenced by social, political, technological, and economic change.
This unit gives you the opportunity to solve genuine industry problems and to become familiar with real challenges faced by various business through Work Integrated Learning. This style of learning allows you to apply theory to real-world situations, and to see how academic ideas can be applied in practice.
If you are an Australian citizen, you may be eligible to receive a government FEE-HELP loan, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.
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This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
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Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.