Broadcast Journalism (MECO6924)


This unit will give students a grounding in reporting for Broadcast Journalism from the idea to final story. Students will learn how to record video and audio using professional standard equipment. Students will also learn how to script and edit sound and vision for TV and Radio packages. Students will learn about production planning - including multi-camera TV Studio operations - as well as the ethical and legal considerations which underpin current multimedia and convergent working environments.

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Further unit of study information


1x3hr workshop/week


1x500wd Reader Voice Over (10%), 1x2000wd Audio News Package (45%), 1x2000wd Video News Package (45%),

Faculty/department permission required?


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