CMN277 Broadcast Journalism - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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CMN277 Broadcast Journalism

Moving pictures lead to news that is informative, exciting, engaging and entertaining. This course will introduce you to the skills necessary to create multi-media packages for broadcast journalism. You will develop the editorial, technical and presenting skills necessary to produce reports, with a focus on video. This is a highly practical course where you will learn broadcast story planning, discover how to write for the individual medium in a converged news environment, and create professional industry products. In doing so, you will develop a critical understanding of broadcast news and ethical considerations. By completing the activities, you will gain an appreciation of the skills required for successful broadcast journalism and video creation for the web.

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

CMN277 Course Outline Semester 1, 2021 (PDF 84KB)

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