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Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (Online)
Media and communication is the world's fastest growing industry and is an area of rapid and continuous technological, political, economic, and social change. Much of the recent explosion in the stock of human knowledge is linked with developments in media and communication. Students will address issues and events in the industry at national and international level.
Note: this major is only available to students at Warrnambool who are already formally enrolled in the major.
|ALC101||Contemporary Communication: Making Sense of Text, Image and Meaning ***|
|ALC102||Contemporary Communication: Making Sense of New Media|
|AAM219||Contemporary Australian Cinema ***|
|ALC208||Researching Media: Texts, Audiences and Industries|
|ALC209||Screening Contemporary Masculinities|
|ALR276||Ethical Communication and Citizenship|
|ASC346||Sociology of the Media and Popular Culture|
|AAM220||Cinemas and Cultures|
|ALC201||Exploring New Media: Users, Settings, Implications|
|ALC215||Globalisation and the Media|
|ALC314||Advertising: Designing Desires *|
|ALC320||Approaches to Media: Audiences and Effects *|
Trimester 1, trimester 2 and trimester 3
|ALC313||Media and Communication Internship **|
|ALC383||Communicating the City|
Note: The following unit may be taken in addition to the prescribed major sequence.
* ALC314, ALC320 offered via cloud (online) teaching mode only. There will be no face to face teaching.
** ALC313 - Internship units are normally undertaken in third level (or equivalent) and are subject to completion of specified prerequisite units and special application requirements. Interested students should contact Arts and Education Student Services and Enrolment Enquiries on their campus for further information.
*** ALC101, AAM219 also offered on at Burwood (Melbourne) only in trimester 3