Credit points: 15
In this subject you will learn the skills needed to produce a simple broadcast program. You will learn about the various stages involved in getting a program to broadcast/publication including managing location crews, the studio and other members of a team. You will also learn story skills, technical skills for operating location and studio based equipment, formatting and editing audio visuals; and uploading material online. This subject has the potential of working in conjunction with La Trobe University's Upstart Media Network, and the assignments will involve practical exercises that will be packaged for inclusion in a format. The format can be a live to air or pre produced and this will be discussed and agreed on in class.
SchoolHumanities and Social Sciences
Subject Co-ordinatorIvo Burum
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG
Available as ElectiveYes
Learning ActivitiesCombination of assessment activity and in class learning. Outline the format with and opener, titles, hosting links, studio interviews and associated elements including packages and graphics
Prerequisites MIN2MOB, 60 credit points of level two subjects or coordinator's approval
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Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 2, Day
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorIvo Burum
SeminarWeek: 30 - 42
One 3.00 h seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.
Pitch (1200 words equivalent) Create a pitch for a live show choosing from a series of generic topics set by the tutor, and use La Trobe's Sustainability Thinking brief to inform the direction of the show
|Other||Individual||No||30||SILO1, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5|
Hypothetical (1200 words equivalent) Assignment Two: Choose a theme for each group who will create a series of individual stories around that theme.
|Other||Individual||No||30||SILO1, SILO3, SILO5|
Program (1800 words equivalent) Rework your stories as per notes and work with your team to produce a program to brief that contains all or some of your reworked stories. You will also do a short written analysis.
|Other||Individual||No||40||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5|