Literary Journalism: History and Theory (MECO6906)
UNIT OF STUDY
This unit gives students an overview of the history and theory of literary journalism, as well as a critical understanding of key writers and genres. Topics studied include early journalisms, the Essay form, memoir, New Journalism, travel writing, blogging and the profile.
Our courses that offer this unit of study
- Executive Master of Arts and Social Sciences
- Graduate Certificate in Media Practice
- Graduate Certificate in Publishing
- Graduate Certificate in US Studies
- Graduate Diploma in Media Practice
- Graduate Diploma in Publishing
- Graduate Diploma in US Studies
- Master of Media Practice
- Master of Publishing
- Master of US Studies
Further unit of study information
1x1000wd equivalent Seminar presentation (15%), 1x1500wd Seminar paper (15%), 1x2500wd Essay (40%), 1x1000wd Reflection journal (20%), Seminar participation (10%),
Faculty/department permission required?
Study this unit outside a degree
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.
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.