Units of Study
MECO3606 - Advanced Media Writing
Semester 2, 2012 | Credit Points: 6
Coordinator: Megan Le Masurier
This unit of study will build on foundational writing, research and interviewing skills acquired in MECO1003 Principles of Media Writing. The focus will be on writing for print media and will emphasise advanced feature and opinion writing genres. Students will also study the history of print media genres and consider theoretical issues relevant to feature writing.
3x1300wd feature articles in different genres (85%), 2x tutorial presentations (15%)
1x1-hr lecture/week, 1x2-hr workshop/week
12 junior credit points from MECO units plus one of the following (MECO1002, WRIT1001, WRIT1002, ENGL1025, ENGL1007)
Note: Students enrolling from 2010 should plan to take MECO1002 as per degree regulations
Available to BA(Media and Comm), BA(Media and Comm)/BLaws and BSc (Media and Comm) students only
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