ALJ221 - Video Journalism


2021 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule:



ALJ111 or ALJ112



Incompatible with:


Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150-hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 2-hour seminar per week

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

Online independent and collaborative learning including 3 (three) scheduled online workshops


This unit is about the production of video journalism for delivery via broadcast, online or mobile media and the important information role that news and current affairs programs play in society. In addition to learning about the social, political and economic impact of video journalism, you will learn and practice the skills of researching, interviewing, reporting, writing and filming to produce credible news and current affairs. You will also be introduced to the production techniques needed to compile news reports for different broadcast and narrowcast media.

Unit Fee Information

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