Entry to the unit is competitive, and is subject to approval by the unit coordinator. To apply for entry into the unit and New Columbo Plan grant consideration please email the unit coordinator.
This unit offers you the opportunity to undertake supervised fieldwork in an area of media studies. You will develop your understanding of the changing media environment and your ability to map media cultures. You will also be introduced to methods of engagement and fieldwork which may include ethnography, auto-ethnography, and others.
|Unit name||Field trip in Creative Industries, Practices and Cultures 2|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts and Media
Dr Donald Reid
Dr Donald Reid
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
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For Bachelor of Media and Bachelor of Media with Honours students: 4 HEJ level 100 units
For students outside the Bachelor of Media: 2 HEJ level 100 units
You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:
HEJ251 Fieldtrip in Media Industries, Practices and Cultures
HEJ346 Fieldwork in Journalism, Media and Communications
In-Country Group Work 1,500 words equivalent – (20%);
Research Project (2,500 words or equivalent) and Exegesis (1,500 words) – 80%
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