This course examines the economic, cultural and social significance of media and communication industries in a contemporary, globalised media marketplace. The course introduces you to various ways of thinking about media, from the impact of ownership structures, content regulations and technological changes, to the challenges of convergence, audience engagement and participatory culture. You will engage with media texts, cultural theories and industrial contexts that will provide a strong foundation for your scholarship and professional practice in the media and communication industries.
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- Sunshine Coast: Semester 1
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- Caboolture: Semester 1
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