Unit Substitutions

The following unit substitutions are approved for students who are part-time or have failed units that are no longer available

  • DESN242 as a substitute for MEDA214
  • PERF215 as a substitute for MEDA209
  • ARTS238 as a substitute for either an unspecified media unit or as an elective.
  • HUMA330 or HUMA331 as a substitute for MEDA300.
  • COMM225 is available Online in Semester 2 in 2019.

Bachelor of Digital Media (discontinued): Additional Course and/or Unit Information

The Bachelor of Digital Media has been discontinued. Continuing students in this degree now follow the Bachelor of Media Production program map listed for students who commenced in 2018 or earlier.

Transitioning from Digital Journalism to Communications minor 2019

In 2019 the Digital Journalism minor was discontinued and has been replaced with a communications minor. Instead of units with DIGM codes you will now see COMM codes in your course map. Take only one unit for each line of this table and only one unit per box in your map. The COMM units below will count in a Digital Journalism minor for students still completing that minor.

Digital Journalism minor (prior to 2019) Communication minor: equivalent units (from 2019)

DIGM102 Print and Online Writing

COMM104 Writing for the Media

(do not enrol in this unit if you have completed DIGM102)

DIGM201 Ethics and Law in the Digital World

COMM223 Ethics and Law in the Digital World

(do not enrol in this unit if you have completed DIGM201)

DIGM203 Video and Audio Broadcasting

COMM225 Social Media Communications

Note: this is a new unit and may substitute for DIGM203 or may be taken by any student as a stand-alone unit.

DIGM301 Digital Content Production

COMM224 Producing Online Features

(do not enrol in this unit if you have completed DIGM301).

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