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Unit of study_

Media and Communications Landscapes - MECO1002

Year - 2018

This unit explores digital media and communications landscapes by teaching students to map and analyse policy settings, industry performance, and patterns of access, voice, diversity and engagement. Within this framework, the unit focuses on the immaterial and creative forms of labour found in networked landscapes, and on conceptual and practical means of negotiating workplace norms, hierarchies and routines. Students will have opportunities to extend their disciplinary literacy and create professional branding strategies using open source software and social media.

Classes
1x1hr lecture/week, 1x2hr tutorial/week

Assessment
1x500wd create landscape infographic (10%), 1x750wd create and design a work profile (20%), 1x1250wd online lit review quiz (30%), 1x2000wd research essay (40%)

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

30 Jul 2018

Department/School: Media and Communications
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2018
Unit of study level: Junior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
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