This unit explores the relationship between contemporary communications technologies and practices, and social and environmental change. Students will develop skills in the use of emerging media, particularly social and other forms of online media. They will examine the communication and media practices of a range of local and international non-mainstream political and social campaigners, including NGOs, development organisations, independent bloggers and protest movements. The unit may include a field trip.
|Unit name||Communication for Change|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts and Media
Dr Donald Reid
Dr Donald Reid and Dr Claire Konkes
|Available as student elective?||No|
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8,000 words or equiv internal assessment comprising critical essay, practical media production and exegesis (100%)
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