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JOU3110 Freelance Journalism
Credit Points: 15
JOU2103 Media Law and Ethics

This unit provides practical experience in freelance journalism. Familiarity with the basics of feature writing is expected in students commencing the unit and the materials provided will support development of these skills. With in-person and on-line support, students will develop a number of significant feature articles to the point of readiness for submission to publications, along with the know-how and materials required to pitch them to editors.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
MAAAENJournalism Major
MIAAFXJournalism Minor
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2014 VET: 14/05/2014