Critical Practice in Media (MECO3609)


This capstone unit of study is designed to draw together elements of theoretical and practical knowledge that students have acquired in their studies of media and communications. Students will produce a significant piece of work which demonstrates an awareness of how critical thinking and media production are capable of mutually informing each other in practice.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information


1x2hr seminar/week


1x1000wd project proposal (20%), 1x5000wd or equivalent research or media project (80%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

36 Senior credit points from Media and Communications

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.