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2013 HEJ233 Youth Media

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Available as a Student Elective: Yes

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OFFERINGS
Not Offered

DESCRIPTION

This unit will explore how the changing media landscape has impacted on youth. It will focus on various new media literacies (e.g. appropriation, judgement, and networking) as ways of learning, consuming and producing in today's media environment. These new media literacies will be applied to various youth media case studies which may include the ethics of social networking, judgement and Wikipedia, video gaming and play, and multitasking and transmedia navigation.

WEIGHT: 12.5%

ASSESSMENT: 3000 words internal assessment (60%), two-hour exam (40%)

TEACHING PATTERN: 5 contact hours fortnightly

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

   Web supported - H
Online access to some part of this unit online is optional
   Resource supported teaching & learning - H
Additional resources are provided for your optional use; e.g. audio taped lectures
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REQUISITE INFO
Prereq HEJ101, HEJ102
M.Excl HEJ329

STAFF: Dr Craig Norris

FEES
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