Return to previous page

ALJ710 - Multimedia Journalism

Unit details

Year2017 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

tbc

Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours:

Campus mode: 1 x 2 hour Seminar per week

Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin

Content

Journalists are increasingly working in a multimedia environment where their work appears on multiple platforms. This unit provides students with an understanding of the complexities of this current media environment. It develops newsgathering and news writing skills required of the contemporary journalist working in a multimedia newsroom.

Assessment

Multimedia project proposal, 20%, equivalent 1000 words

Newsgathering and news stories, 60%, equivalent 3000 words

Project participation 20% (equivalent 1000 words)

Unit Fee Information

Unit fee information available soon

Return to previous page