313822 v.1 Journalism Stream (Mass Communication)
This stream covers journalism theory and practice through print, broadcast and online media, including learning the legal and ethical conditions under which journalism is practised. When taken in combination with the other elements of the Bachelor of Arts (Mass Communication) this stream provides students with the ability to communicate effectively, produce news and current affairs material for print and electronic media, and understand how contemporary news media operate. Journalism may usefully be combined with the streams in Corporate Screen Production, Public Relations, Web Media or Photography.
|SELECT 2 OPTIONS||50.0|
|1557||v.12 #||Journalism Introduction to Print 111||3.0||25.0|
|1564||v.12 #||Journalism Introduction to Broadcast 112||3.0||25.0|
|2596||v.13||Journalism Media Law 210||3.0||25.0|
|3545||v.12||Journalism Media Ethics 211||3.0||25.0|
|Optional Units (No Year Level Specified)||Hrs/Wk||Credit|
|2597||v.11||Journalism Radio News 212||4.0||25.0|
|313854||v.1||Journalism Online Reporting 320||2.0||25.0|
|3964||v.14||Journalism Television News 215||3.0||25.0|
|8885||v.11||News Writing and Reporting 213||3.0||25.0|
# All Mass Comm students take one of the above in first year, students must take the other unit to advance into the upper-level units in the Journalism Stream.
The online handbook is the repository of Curtin University of Technology (“Curtin”) course information. While Curtin makes all reasonable endeavors to keep its online courses handbook up-to-date, information within this website is subject to change from time to time. Curtin reserves the right to change the contents and/or the method of assessment, to change or alter tuition fees of any unit of study, to withdraw/any unit of study or program which it offers, to impose limitations on enrolment in any unit or program, and/or to vary arrangements for any program without notification via the website.
For course overviews and enrolment information please visit our future students website.