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Final year of offer is 2015
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Warrnambool, Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)|
|Unit chair:||C Murrell|
Students must have successfully completed 2 ALJ-coded units from the Journalism major sequence.
Students will be required to use digital recording and editing software to complete their assignments.
In this unit, students will learn the techniques of broadcast (radio) journalism and the ways in which these differ from reporting for the print media. They will learn to write for a voice and an audience. Practical work includes interviewing, writing, recording and editing reports for broadcast news and current affairs. Students will also analyse the role of radio news as an information provider.
One written essay, 50% (2000 to 2,500 words)
One practical radio assignment, 50% (three and a half minutes duration on a CD)
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