Course Description

The Master of Media Practice focuses on media content production in a global context. You will learn how to enhance and strengthen your written and verbal communication skills, and develop production skills in print, broadcast and online media.

The course will provide you with a sophisticated understanding of the media, audiences and global media environments to keep you relevant in an ever-changing and dynamic industry.

Why study with us?
You will gain critical knowledge and skills in writing for media, media liaison, broadcast and online journalism, ethical and legal issues in the media, and international media practice.

The Graduate Diploma and Graduate Certificate in Media Practice provide shorter avenues for you to update and extend your professional skills, or to explore new career directions.

Tuition Fees

Australian Fee Paying (AFP): $24,000 total course cost.
International Students: $37,500 per year full-time

Starting dates


Graduate Rating

Graduates of Communications postgraduate courses at University of Sydney (USYD) rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 79.1% (national average 7,660.0%)
Improved skills: 84.9% (national average 80.8%)
Overall satisfaction: 89.5% (national average 83.6%)

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 Communications postgraduate courses at University of Sydney (USYD) had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 71.8% (national average 71.9%)
Studying full time: 8.0% (national average 7.5%)
Median full time salary: $53,700 (national average $65,000)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

CRICOS Code: 078670F
University of Sydney (USYD) Code: MAMEDPRA2000