Courses & Units

Multiplatform Storytelling HEJ419

Introduction

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.

Summary

Unit name Multiplatform Storytelling
Unit code HEJ419
Credit points 25
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts and Media
Discipline Media
Coordinator

Dr Donald Reid

Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

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Teaching

Teaching Pattern

A total of 39 hours comprised of weekly 3-hour workshops that include a short lecture, in-class discussion and instruction on practical and technical skills and equipment use.

Assessment

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

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Textbooks

Required

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