Units of Study

MECO1002 - Media and Communications Landscapes

Semester 2, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Penny O'Donnell


The unit introduces students to the key ideas, trends, organisations and institutional bodies that shape and define the 'landscape' in which media and communications practitioners operate. It offers students an opportunity to gain a foundational understanding of the media and communication field in Australia that will be important for placing professional work done in media and communications in a social, cultural, historical, economic and political context.


1x1000wd equivalent presentation (20%), 1x2000wd essay (40%), 1x2hr exam (40%)


1x1-hr lecture/week, 1x2-hr tutorial/week

Additional Information

Available to BA (Media and Comm), BA (Media and Comm/BLaws) students only


  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm





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