Unit Set Structure


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MAJOU  Journalism Major  

This unit set is available in the following courses:

The Journalism major prepares students for a future likely to be dominated by media, communications and information technology. While the basic principles of newsgathering, research and newswriting remain the same, the media themselves are changing rapidly.  Tomorrow's journalists will need to be able to work across a broad range of traditional and more recent on-line and digital alternatives.  Students will study media law and international ethics as part of their course and also be able to specialise in areas such as health, sports, on-line journalism and broadcast journalism.

This unit set is available on Mt Lawley Campus.
This unit set is available in the following mode of delivery - On-campus.
Students must complete the following 120CP (8 units):
CMM2103 Media Law and Ethics 15
CMM2113 Health Journalism 15
JOU2101 Print Journalism 1 15
JOU2104 Radio Journalism 15
JOU2106 Sports Journalism 15
JOU3101 Journalism Project 15
JOU3201 Print Journalism 2 15
JOU3204 Television Journalism 15
Note: It is recommended that students intending to study the Journalism major complete the following electives in the foundation year (Year One):
CMM1104 Writing for the Media 15
IMM1122 Publishing on the World Wide Web 15
FAV1101 Introduction to Digital Video 15

Last Updated - Higher Education: 30/09/2006 VET: 30/09/2006