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2011 HEJ230 Broadcast Journalism

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Available as a Student Elective: No

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OFFERINGS

Unit Sem 1 Sem 2 Full Yr Spring Summer Winter
HEJ230 H

Key Semester Dates
Semester Campus Attendance Note Start Date Census Date Final WW Date* End Date
Sem 1 H On Campus 21-FEB-2011 23-MAR-2011 11-APR-2011 27-MAY-2011

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see Withdrawal dates explained for more information).

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DESCRIPTION

This unit provides students with an introduction to the theory and practices of broadcast journalism. Students will cover writing for radio and television, interviewing, researching, camera and sound recording and editing. In addition, students will explore the electronic media industries and the challenges facing broadcast journalism.

WEIGHT: 12.5%

ASSESSMENT:

1500 word broadcast news analysis (35%), broadcast journalism portfolio {5 mins} (45%), and reflective responses {1000 words} (20%).

TEACHING PATTERN: Five contact hours fortnightly

FLEXIBLE & ONLINE STUDY OPTIONS
Note: Class attendance may still be required

   Web dependent - H
Some parts of this unit will be taught online
   Resource dependent teaching & learning - H
Independent study with provided resources replaces face-to-face or other classes (e.g. lectures)
About Flexible Study Options

INTERNATIONALISATION
This unit includes specific international contexts/case studies.
This unit includes international cross-cultural issues/skills.

REQUISITE INFO
Prereq HEJ101 and HEJ102
M.Excl HEJ203, HEJ213

TEXTS
Hobart Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Sem 1)

STAFF: Dr Kate Nash (Coordinator)

FEES
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KEY

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