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Unit of study_

Principles of Media Writing - MECO1003

Year - 2019

This unit will give students foundational skills in information gathering and writing for media, with a focus on news and journalistic styles. Students will be introduced to the principles of interviewing and journalistic research.

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

Assessment
1x3500wd news portfolio (80%), 1x1000wd reflection (20%)

Additional information
Available to BA/B Advanced Studies (Media and Communications) students only

Prohibitions

MECO2002

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

05 Aug 2019

Department/School: Media and Communications
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2019
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
Courses that offer this unit

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