Course Description

There will be no new enrolments in this course in 2017. The information below is for current students only.

Do you work or aspire to work in sectors such as tourism, marketing and advertising, business, diplomacy, media or policymaking and co-operation between government and non-government organisations? The Master of Crosscultural Communication will help you develop an understanding of how languages work, how societies and cultures differ and the variety of ways in which people from different societies and cultural backgrounds communicate using languages. On this foundation, you will be able to analyse intercultural communication.

Why study with us?
Our course gives you the flexibility to select your own pathway of electives such as language, communication and translation, business and global communication, culture and media communication.

You can choose to study a particular society, or focus on a research project.

Tuition Fees

Australian Fee Paying (AFP): $24,000 total course cost.
International Students: $33,500 per year full-time

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Humanities, Culture & Social Sciences postgraduate courses at University of Sydney (USYD) rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 75.1% (national average 78.4%)
Improved skills: 79.2% (national average 79.0%)
Overall satisfaction: 83.3% (national average 87.2%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their postgraduate degree from University of Sydney (USYD). You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Humanities, Culture & Social Sciences postgraduate courses at University of Sydney (USYD) had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 73.5% (national average 80.6%)
Studying full time: 6.5% (national average 8.7%)
Median full time salary: $74,200 (national average $77,000)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

CRICOS Code: 082901F
University of Sydney (USYD) Code: MACRCUCO2000

Entry Requirements

IELTS: A minimum result of 7.0 overall and a minimum result of 6.0 in each band TOEFL paper-based: A minimum result of 592 overall including a minimum result of 4.5 in Writing TOEFL IBT: A minimum result of 96 overall including a minimum result of 17 in Reading, Listening and Speaking and 19 in Writing

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