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Bachelor of Communication
Bachelor of Communication

Bachelor of Communication

  • ID:VUW640002
  • Level:3-Year Bachelor's Degree
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  • Type:Full-time

Fees (NZD)

  • TuitionFee/Year:$27,470.00
  • LivingFee/Year:$5,804.00
  • TuitionFee/Year:$27,470.00
  • LivingFee/Year:$5,804.00
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Admission Requirements

Entry requirements

English requirements

  • IELTS: minimum overall score of 6.0 with no sub-score below 5.5
  • TOEFL: minimum overall score of 80 (internet-based test)
  • Pearson Test of English: minimum score of 50 (with a ‘Communicative score’ of not less than 42)
  • EPP: minimum final scores of 4,4,4,3.

Other requirements

If you are studying at Victoria University of Wellington for the first time, or moving from the English Language Proficiency Programme (EPP) to degree study, you must attend International Orientation and Enrolment prior to the start of your programme. Make sure you check the orientation dates for your programme.

Course Information

Choose a Bachelor of Communication at Victoria University of Wellington and study in New Zealand’s communication hub.

In our media-saturated society, clear, persuasive, and imaginative communication is more important than ever. With the three-year Bachelor of Communication (BC), you’ll build the communication skills and knowledge you need for your future career.

A unique approach for your one-of-a-kind degree

Develop your knowledge of communication and explore your own passions and interests through the BC’s distinctive three-pillar structure.

Anchor your learning in core courses designed with the input of the communications industry. Build your understanding of the theory behind communication practice, and get a solid grounding in contemporary approaches.

Major in the area that best appeals to your interests. Choose from Media Studies, Intercultural Communication, Science Communication, Literary and Creative Communication and Political Communication. We’re the only university where you can major in Science Communication, and Literary and Creative Communication.

Finally, add a complementary minor to build a degree unique to you. Choose from a huge range of science and arts subjects and find one that will enhance your communication knowledge and expertise.

You’ll be studying at New Zealand’s seat of government, centre of political power, and scientific and creative heart—where this deep knowledge of communication is always in demand.

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