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JOUR11005 Introduction to Journalism

Course details

This course introduces students to historical, social and political contexts of journalistic practice. Topics covered include the history of 'journalism' in western and eastern cultures, a number of different genres of journalism, journalism as an institution, and media ethics. Students will also consider the future of journalism and reflect on examples of best (and worst) practice as part of the course.

Course at a glance
Career: Undergraduate
Credit points: 6
Requisites: This course has no pre/co-requisites
Student Contribution Band: 1
EFTSL: 0.12500
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Course availability
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This course is not offered for this handbook year
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