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This unit in Broadcast Journalism encourages students to develop their practical skills and explore the process of creating a news broadcast from start to finish.
The unit, provided online by Griffith University and Open Universities Australia, covers a variety of topics: from the more technical details of camera and sound, to the vocational settings of the studio and newsroom. Additionally, there are more academic topics, including the history of broadcast journalism.
This unit is designed for third year undergraduate students, building upon the knowledge gained in previous journalism and media units, and focuses on the more advanced aspects of presentation, production, problem solving, and critical evaluation in media productions.
It is a practical course assessed by three short assignments and one extended project.
To be eligible to enrol, applicants must have successfully completed the following units:
To complete assignments in this unit, you will need access to a computer with broadband internet, a webcam, and microphone.
In this Broadcast Journalism unit, the topics you will study include:
This unit is a major, minor, stream or specialisation in the following courses:
Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.
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This unit would be extremely beneficial for any students interested in journalism, media studies, marketing, communication studies, education, politics, public relations, business studies or English language, as well as anyone looking to improve their skills in communication and teamwork.
Students seeking careers in the fields of journalism, media production, writing, editing, technical media, consultancy, publishing, or online or television broadcasting may find this module particularly helpful.
This unit in Broadcast Journalism is designed to equip you with the following skills:
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If you are an Australian citizen, you may be eligible to receive a government HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP loan, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.
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This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP government loan schemes. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
Want more information about the career benefits of this course?
Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.