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ALC708 - Blogging and Online Communication Techniques

Unit details

Year2018 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Trimester 3: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Adam Brown

Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 2 hour Seminar per week and extensive online interactions. (In Trimester 3, 4 x 4 hour intensives will be supplemented with the use of online media)

Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin and a range of other online media, which may vary from year to year

Content

This unit enables students to explore, analyse, and experience present day blogging and other online communication practices in diverse contexts. A critical and creative approach to learning with/about digital media platforms is facilitated through various hands-on media-making activities. Negotiating in a highly interactive way the potential benefits of digital media for personal and professional use, students learn how to expand their online portfolios, contribute to media debates in the real world, and build a dynamic online identity.

Assessment

Portfolio output 1, 30%

Portfolio output 2, 30%

Portfolio output 3, 40%

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