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JRN2005 Broadcast Reporting

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Arts
School or Department : School of Humanities and Communication

Requisites

Pre-requisite: JRN2002

Synopsis

This course focuses on developing individual skills in writing and reporting for broadcast news. Students will build on previous courses by learning to refine and improve their writing and reporting skills for broadcast. An introduction to television news will provide students with an ability to analyse and critique current broadcast news reporting practices. The course will take a practical approach to teaching advanced interview skills, writing for television, and packaging TV news reports. Students will also examine the ethical and professional issues surrounding broadcast journalism's new technologies and the demands of an increasingly competitive industry.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2011 On-campus Toowoomba