ALJ319 - Broadcast Journalism (Television)
|Year||2016 unit information|
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)|
Trimester 1: Colleen Murrell
Students must have successfully completed 2 ALJ-coded units from the Journalism major sequence.
Campus mode: 1 x 2 hour Seminar per week
Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin
Students will be required to use digital recording and editing software to complete their assignments.
Students will learn the techniques of interviewing, reporting, writing and filming for television news and current affairs. Students will be introduced to the production techniques needed to compile news reports for television and they will learn about writing and delivering spoken news in a credible manner. Students will research, report and edit a current affairs assignment. Students will analyse the role of television news and current affairs programs as information providers.
One practical assignment (equivalent 2000 words) 50%
One essay (2000 words) 50%