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Bachelor of Communication (Communication Management)

Key facts

  • Available at Auckland
  • Available at Manawatū
  • Available at Wellington
  • Available via Distance Learning
  • *Some planning advice may be required. More info on selecting majors/minors is under 'Planning'.
  • Available for international students studying in NZ or via distance learning

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Entry requirements

To enrol in the Bachelor of Communication programme you need to have an entrance to university qualification, either through NCEA, New Zealand University Entrance, admission with equivalent status, bursaries and scholarship examinations, discretionary entrance or special admission.

For general entry requirements see Massey University entry requirements.

Bachelor of Communication (Communication Management) structure

Selecting your major and minor

Although you are asked to nominate your BC major and minor when enrolling, please be aware that you can change these once you are enrolled.


Choose your courses for this major from the following list (each course is 15 credits):

30 credits from:
219.206 Communication and Technological Change
219.303 Organisational Communication

At least 15 credits from:
219.304 Cross-Cultural Communication
219.307 Interpersonal Communication

No more than 45 credits from:
219.205 Professional Presentations in Business
219.207 Writing for Public Relations and Digital Media
219.209 Public Relations Practice

At least 30 credits from:
219.302 Gender and Communication in Organisations
219.304 Cross-Cultural Communication
219.307 Interpersonal Communication
219.310 Speech Writing
219.311 Communication Internship

Major requirements: A major consists of 120 credits in Communication Management, including at least 60 credits at 300-level.

Minor requirements: A minor consists of 60 credits in Communication Management, including at least 219.206, 219.303 and either 219.304 or 219.307, and 15 credits at 200 or 300-level. 

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