Studying a diploma of advertising and media

Advertising AND media

Diploma of Advertising & Media

  • a Copywriter
  • an Account Manager
  • a Social Media Manager
  • a Media Planner
  • an Art Director

Our Diploma of Advertising and Media is a practical course for those wanting to step into a successful career in the advertising industry. This foundation course provides an overview of the core skills expected by the advertising and media industries. It also offers students who have previously studied marketing, graphic design, psychology or writing an opportunity to specialise their skills and launch their advertising careers.

This course covers all aspects of contemporary advertising across three major areas: creative problem-solving and digital production, account management and media planning, and market research and marketing.

You’ll learn how advertising agencies and other affiliated creative businesses are structured and run. You’ll gain project-based experience in the creative process, the production requirements for print, broadcast and social media, and in marketing and media. To round out your studies you’ll also be given working knowledge about financial, legal and ethical issues relevant to the industry.

Upon successful completion of the Diploma of Advertising and Media, you have the opportunity to continue into the second year of the Bachelor of Advertising and Media to further develop your skills.

Course Features
Next Trimester:
MAY 2018
Full Time:
1 Year
Part Time:
2 Years
1 Year
Number of Units:
84 Hours
Evening Classes:
Sydney + Melbourne
Admission Requirements:
Fees per Unit:
Payment Options:
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Options for International Students:
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This qualification is recognised in the Australian Qualifications Framework and is accredited to 11/09/2021 CRICOS Code 056023G

Our Advertising Lecturers and Alumni

Caitlin Thomas
Meet Heidi Verlaan
Kyra Brown
Simon Cardwell
Chris Hewson
Cameron Horn
Jeremy Taylor-Riley
Katrina Fowler
Cassandra Sabin
Neil Duncan
Tracey Dwyer
Daniel Cutrone
Sam Parrott
David Rogerson

A Taste Of The Internship Possibilities

The Hallway
the monkeys
The Station Agency

The Advertising + Media Curriculum



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