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2013 HEJ414 Topic in Journalism, Media and Communications

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Available as a Student Elective: No

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Unit Sem 1 Sem 2 Full Yr Spring Summer Winter
HEJ414 H

Key Semester Dates
Semester Campus Attendance Note Start Date Census Date Final WW Date* End Date
Sem 2 H On Campus 15-JUL-2013 10-AUG-2013 02-SEP-2013 18-OCT-2013

* 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).

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This unit offers students the opportunity to examine in-depth a topic in journalism, media and communications by undertaking supervised research. Students meet regularly with a supervisor throughout the semester. Approval of the course and unit coordinators is required to enrol in this unit.


ASSESSMENT: 8,500 word assignment/s as agreed with supervisor

TEACHING PATTERN: Weekly or fortnightly supervision meetings, as agreed with supervisor

Note: Class attendance may still be required

   Web dependent - H
Some parts of this unit will be taught online
   Resource dependent teaching & learning - H
Independent study with provided resources replaces face-to-face or other classes (e.g. lectures)
About Flexible Study Options

Hobart Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Sem 2)

STAFF: Dr Craig Norris (Coordinator)

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