Unit Set Structure


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MAMED  Media Studies Major  

This unit set is available in the following courses:

The Media Studies stream within the Bachelor of Communications degree allows students to examine the ways in which the Media are organised, the social position and power they have and the ways they communicate to audiences. It introduces students to a significant range of contemporary theoretical and critical approaches used to analyse media texts, media technologies and their position in the world today. It trains students to think critically and to communicate effectively.


Eight units selected from the following, with four at second year and four at third year:


CMM3101 Case Studies in Communications 15
CMM3102 Media and Nation 15
CMM2105 Global Communications 15
CMM2106 Psychology, Psychoanalysis and Cinema 15
CMM2107 Documentary, Film and Television 15
CMM2108 Media and Advertising 15
CMM2109 Advertising and Consumer Audiences 15
CMM2121 Communication Research 15
CMM3104 Professional Placement 1 15
CMM3108 Independent Study Unit 15
MST2150 Media in Asia 15
MST2151 Media and Identity 15

Last Updated - Higher Education: 18/11/2004