This unit is fully online and is only available for enrolment through the College of Arts, Law and Education online registration process:
Website: The Photo Essay
Actual Dates: 1 April – 24 May
We know the impact that photographic images can have on us, individually and collectively. When images and words come together to tell a story they can be entertaining, revelatory, breathtaking and even powerful agents of change. In this unit, you will work with media professionals to learn the basics of creating a photo essay. During the unit you will hone your writing skills and learn how to create, select, and edit photographic images. Putting words and images together, you will learn how to use the photo essay format for personal, professional, or creative expression.
|Unit name||The Photo Essay: An Introduction|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts
|Discipline||Arts|Journalism, Media and Communications|
Dr Linda Erceg and Dr Erin Hawley, Media and Creative Arts staff
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|1||2018: $805.00||2018: $2,284.00||100303|
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Fully online. Students should expect to spend 4-6 hours weekly. This includes engaging with the content pages, completing practical and research activities and working on their three assignments.
Three assignments (Ungraded pass/fail only):
1. Participation Hurdle (online quiz) (10%),
2. Image Analysis (40%) and
3. Photo Essay (50%).
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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