COMM532 News and JournalismUpdated: 21 March 2019
|Supervised Exam||There is no supervised examination.|
|Pre-requisites||candidature in a postgraduate award|
offered even-numbered years
- News and Journalism
|Coordinator(s)||Cate Dowd (email@example.com)|
This unit covers conceptual knowledge of contemporary practices across news media and journalism. It introduces journalism in the context of global networked environments, convergent media and multiplatform practices in news. Students explore short-form and long-form journalism, and develop knowledge of genres, styles, news values, and intersections with social media, as well as ethics in journalism. They also learn about related industry and government regulations.
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|Learning Outcomes (LO)||
Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to: