SPECIAL NOTE: Written permission from the course coordinator is required to enter this unit. The unit is offered subject to staff availability.
Key Semester Dates
Final WW Date*
* 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 gives students the opportunity to undertake supervised practice and research on a topic in Journalism, Media and Communications. Students meet regularly with a supervisor throughout semester. Approval of the coordinator is required to enrol in this unit.
ASSESSMENT: Internal assignments 8,000 words equiv (100%)
TEACHING PATTERN: Regular consultation with unit coordinator/supervisor
FLEXIBLE & ONLINE STUDY OPTIONS Note: Class attendance may still be required
Fully online - H This unit is taught entirely online
Resource dependent teaching & learning - H Independent study with provided resources replaces face-to-face or other classes (e.g. lectures)
Flexible scheduling - H Some classes will be held outside normal teaching hours; e.g. weekend blocks, summer schools etc
About Flexible Study Options
Written permission of the Unit Coordinator
entry to the Graduate Certificate/Graduate Diploma/Master of Journalism, Media and Communications degree.
Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.
Campus - H Hobart, L Launceston, W Burnie. Study Centre - V Sydney, R Rozelle, P Beauty Point. Distance units may also have a campus identifier of I Isolated, N Interstate, O Overseas. Units delivered in Transnational Education (TNE) Programs have a campus identifier of A Hangzhou, F Fuzhou, G Shanghai, K KDU Malaysia, Q Kuwait or Y Hong Kong.