Units of Study
MECO2601 - Radio Broadcasting
Semester 1, 2014 | Credit Points: 6
Coordinator: Dr Fiona Martin
This unit introduces students to the history, nature and contemporary status of radio. It examines the theory and practices of radio broadcasting and online delivery, with an emphasis on broadcast journalism. Practically, the unit offers students an introduction to radio presentation and production using professional digital audio recording and editing facilities. Students will also apply critical analytical approaches to reflection on on-air and online radio texts.
1x400wd equivalent individual radio news writing and presentation exercise (20%), 1x2000wd equivalent live group radio production and documentation (40%), 1x2100wd critical listening and reflection journal (40%)
1x1-hr lecture/week, 1x2-hr workshop/week
12 junior credit points from Media and Communications
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 MECO2601
|Session||Semester 1 2014|
|Location||Old Geology Lecture Theatre A11|
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