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Arts

HEJ608

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Unit Title
HEJ608 Journalism, Media and Communications Internship

2013 HEJ608 Journalism, Media and Communications Internship

Unit Level:

Available as a Student Elective: No

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SPECIAL NOTE: 

Written permission from the course and unit coordinator is required to enter this unit. The internship process can take some weeks to finalise. Students are therefore advised to consult with the unit coordinator as early as possible before the commencement of semester. The unit is offered subject to staff availability.

OFFERINGS

Unit Sem 1 Sem 2 Full Yr Spring Summer Winter
HEJ608 H H

Key Semester Dates
Semester Campus Attendance Note Start Date Census Date Final WW Date* End Date
Sem 1 H On Campus 25-FEB-2013 23-MAR-2013 15-APR-2013 31-MAY-2013
Sem 2 H On Campus 15-JUL-2013 10-AUG-2013 02-SEP-2013 18-OCT-2013

* 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

In this unit students will undertake an internship of no less than ten days with an industry provider to gain work-place experience. They will critically analyse a relevant industry or industry-related problem. To be accepted into this unit students are required to arrange an internship in consultation with the unit coordinator by the end of the first week of semester. Students must gain approval of the course and unit coordinators to enrol in this unit.

WEIGHT: 25%

ASSESSMENT: Internal assignments 8,000 words equiv (100%)

TEACHING PATTERN: Self-directed. Students will be in regular consultation with the Unit Coordinator.

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)
   Flexible scheduling - H
Some classes will be held outside normal teaching hours; e.g. weekend blocks, summer schools etc
About Flexible Study Options

INTERNATIONALISATION
This unit includes international cross-cultural issues/skills.

REQUISITE INFO
Prereq entry to the Graduate Certificate/Graduate Diploma/Master of Journalism, Media and Communications degree.
Prereq Written permission of the Unit Coordinator

TEXTS
Hobart Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Sem 1)
Hobart Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Sem 2)

STAFF: Katrina Clifford

FEES
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KEY

Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.

Campus - H Hobart, L Launceston, W Burnie. Study Centre - V Sydney, R Rozelle, P Beauty Point. Distance units may also have a campus identifier of I Isolated, N Interstate, O Overseas. Units delivered in Transnational Education (TNE) Programs have a campus identifier of A Hangzhou, F Fuzhou, G Shanghai, K KDU Malaysia, Q Kuwait or Y Hong Kong.

Special approval is required for enrolment into TNE Program units - campuses A, F, G, K, Q and Y click here for more information.



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