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PCM5000 Practical Editorial Skills

Short Description: Practical Editorial Skills
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Arts and Communication
Student contribution band : Band 1
ASCED code : 100700 - Communication & Media Studies
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 18 February 2019

Synopsis

Students in this course are introduced to the foundational skills of effective content creation including writing engaging text, maintaining audience interest, creating short- and long-form editorial, and sourcing and researching information. The course will seek to help students recognise reliable information and apply critical-thinking skills to act on such information. Students will demonstrate professional practice by assessing and applying methods, concepts, techniques and theories to professional communication contexts.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2019 Online