CMN104 Introduction to Screen and Media Industries - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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CMN104 Introduction to Screen and Media Industries

This course examines the economic, cultural and social significance of screen media and mass communication industries in a contemporary, globalised media marketplace. The course introduces you to various ways of thinking about screen and media, from the impact of ownership structures, content regulations and technological changes, to the possibilities and challenges of convergence, audience engagement and participatory cultures. You will engage with screen and media texts, cultural theories, technological and industrial contexts. This will provide a strong foundation for your understanding of the media landscape and context for professional practice in contemporary screen and media industries.

Course detail

Semester of offer Subject to change
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 1
  • Moreton Bay: Semester 1
  • Online: Semester 1
Student contribution band
Band 4E
Tuition fee
1.4E: AV Studies, Journalism, Written Comm, Comm and Media nec
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Course outline

CMN104 Course Outline Semester 1, 2021 (PDF 80KB)

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