Courses & Units

Documentary HEJ508

Introduction

Students will engage practically with a range of screen documentary styles exploring documentary film, television and online media. Building on basic broadcast and web skills, this unit will allow students to develop their technical and journalistic skills through the production of a documentary work for broadcast and/or the web.

Summary

Unit name Documentary
Unit code HEJ508
Credit points 25
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Social Sciences
Discipline Journalism, Media and Communications
Coordinator

Dr Donald Reid

Teaching staff

Dr Donald Reid

Level Postgraduate
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

Note

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Unit census dates currently displaying for 2018 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2018 will be available from the 1st October 2017.

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
1 100700

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Requisites

Prerequisites

Admission into R5I OR R6I OR R7I

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

39 hours, taught intensively face-to-face in Hobart and online.

Assessment

Internal assignments 8,000 words equiv (100%)

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Textbooks

Required

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