Units of Study

MECO6926 - International Media Practice

Semester 1, 2013  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Penny O'Donnell

Description

This unit of study introduces students to the theory and practice of international media. It considers variation among international media practice by studying media institutions, occupations, contents and audiences across the world, including China, India, USA, Europe, Africa, Australia and the Middle-East. Students will have the opportunity to deepen their understanding of international media practice and to develop knowledge and skills that will assist them in facing the challenges of the global media work environment.

Assessments

1x1500wd critical review (25%), 1x1500wd media commentary (25%), 1x2000wd essay (50%)

Textbooks

MECO6926 Course Reader to be purchased from the University Copy Centre

Classes

1x2-hr seminar/week

 Monday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm 6pm

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 Wednesday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm 6pm

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 Thursday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm 6pm

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