Credit points: 15
Journalism Research teaches students to research and write news and feature stories in the most detailed, accurate, engaging and creative way possible. Students are guided through online and offline research strategies and are required to think critically about every source they use. Students are required to report on a meeting or event and to initiate and develop an original feature story idea for print or online platforms.
FacultyFaculty of Humanities & Social Sciences
Subject Co-ordinatorLawrie Zion
Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG
Prerequisites JRN1TEJ or coordinators approval
Incompatible subjects JRN3CAJ
Special conditions Core subject at second year level for ABJ & ABJS.
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Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLawrie Zion
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.
One 2.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.
|Feature story and transcript (1500 words)||40|
|In-class, peer-assessed research quizzes (500 word equivalent)||20|
|In-class, peer-assessed writing exercises (1000 word equivalent)||20|
|News stories and source critiques (1000 words)||20|