Units of Study
MECO1003 - Principles of Media Writing
Semester 2, 2013 | Credit Points: 6
Coordinator: Margie Borschke
Phone: +61 2 9036 6030
This unit will give students foundational skills in writing for the print and broadcast media. Students will learn the elements of journalistic style, how to structure news and feature articles, how to script basic broadcast and online news, and be introduced to the principles of interviewing and journalistic research.
1x300wd news story (15%), 1x600wd news story (15%), 1x1500wd news portfolio (30%), 1x2hr exam (30%), workshop participation (10%)
MECO 1003 Course Reader to be purchased from the University Copy Centre.
1x1-hr lecture, 1x2-hr seminar/week
available to BA (Media and Comm), BA (Media and Comm)/BLaws) students only
Please Note: This timetable is a draft timetable and subject to change.
Lecture for MECO1003
|Class||Principles of Media Writing|
|Session||Semester 2 2013|
|Location||Education Lecture Theatre 351 A35|
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