Courses & Units

Multi Platform Content Production HEJ419


This unit equips students to produce content and tell stories across multiple media platforms. A range of digital tools, delivery options and conceptual approaches will be explored as students design, research and produce media content. Academic and technical staff with industry experience will guide students through the production of journalism, public relations, marketing or creative content suitable for delivery online, and as broadcast and print. Through the unit, students will be expected to develop skills in research, writing, online publication and audio and visual production.


Unit name Multi Platform Content Production
Unit code HEJ419
Credit points 25
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Social Sciences
Discipline Journalism, Media and Communications

Dr Donald Reid

Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No


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Band Field of Education
1 100799

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Teaching Pattern

A total of 39 hours:  combination of face-to-face seminars (weeks 1 and 13), weekly online activities (18 hours) and three days of face-to-face intensives during the mid-semester break.


Content proposal and presentation (2000 words equivalent); website with written, visual and audio content (4000 words equivalent); 2000 word exegesis.

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