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ALJ301 - Multi-Media Journalism

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(B, G, X)

Credit point(s):1
Offerings: Trimester 2
EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair:M Hirst
Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.


The unit will teach: blogging; moblogging; writing for multi-media; newsgathering in a multi-media environment; writing for online journalism; and how to maintain a web site. The theory base will consider the power of multi-media in a changing media world, and consider the strengths and weaknesses of various media, leading to an appreciation of the potential of multi-media journalism to reach more of a fragmented audience.


Participation in online forum 20%
Essay 40%
Portfolio of online new stories 40%

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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