Empowering global communicators

studentsThe mission of the School of Journalism and Communication is to empower global communicators.

The School is a leading provider of learning, discovery and engagement in journalism, public relations and communication within a social and critical framework.

It is the only school in Australia to offer courses in communication and social change. The Centre for Communication and Social Change is internationally recognised for its research and consultancy in this area.

In 2009 the School relocated to purpose-designed premises on the St Lucia campus with facilities for collaborative and independent learning, and the production of web-centric, convergent journalism and communication.

The School operates a student-run internet radio station JACradio, and showcases multimedia storytelling on JACdigital.

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Expelled journalist tells his tale

Investigative journalist Robert Mukombozi has been arrested, kidnapped and shot at. In April 2008 he was deemed persona non grata and given five minutes to leave Rwandan soil. He has not seen his family since. Hear his tale of press freedom in our interactive timeline.


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