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MSD1000 Understanding Media

Short Description: Understanding Media
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Humanities & Communication
Student contribution band : 2021 Grandfather Funding Cl 1
ASCED code : 100799 - Communication and Media Studie
Grading basis : Graded

Requisites

Enrolment is not permitted in MSD1000 if CMS1012 has been previously completed.

Synopsis

This course offers a foundational scholarly context for the study of media. Students explore a range of media texts, forms, and systems and survey key concepts and debates about the media. By developing media literacy, students will critically engage with the media and develop skills and knowledge that will complement study in any area that works within or uses media, both at university or as part of their employment.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2021 Online
Date printed 18 September 2021