* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see Withdrawal dates explained for more information).
This unit provides students with an introduction to the theory and practices of broadcast journalism. Students will cover writing for radio and television, interviewing, researching, camera and sound recording, and editing. In addition, students will explore the electronic media industries and the challenges facing broadcast journalism.
ASSESSMENT: News analysis 40%, portfolio of works and accompanying exegesis 60%
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