USQ Media Centre

The fully integrated Media Centre provides students with an industry like learning experience. The high-definition screen production studio is supported by the Avid Everywhere backbone and incorporates a production green screen, infinity cyclorama, performance curtain, full blacks around the studio, and DMX controlled LED lighting structure.

Studio Two is set up as a talent operated system, ideal for hosting and one-on-one interviews.

The two radio studios embrace the latest in technology using the AXIA panel and associated interface supported by world renowned RCS software. Both are part of the integrated video network so streaming of live radio interviews and performance is simple.

The USQ Media Centre also includes production offices, Green Room, make-up room and meeting rooms.

Phoenix Radio

Powered by our own Media students, Phoenix Radio captures the community centred focus of the Springfield campus with a mix of music, chat and information for the Greater Ipswich area. Phoenix Radio and the associated AM, FM and Digital partners put you on air and online, it is our radio station serving the local community.

Practical-based learning

With industry level facility training on campus and supported by guest presenters who are regulars within our teaching and learning experience, our students leave USQ industry-ready.

USQ graduates are working in:

  • Television news production - news camera, and editors with the major television networks
  • With NEP on major television outside broadcast of major sporting events
  • On air and in production on ABC radio and with commercial radio stations
  • Advertising agencies, production companies and some have gone on to film their own documentaries.