University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

MDIA 2301 - Media Policy and Media Law

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 1
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Pre-Requisite: At least 12 units of Level I undergraduate study, including 3 units of MDIA Level I courses
Incompatible: MDIA 2202
Assessment: Tutorial presentation 25%, short essay 20%, attendance, participation 15%, project 40%
Syllabus:

This course examines the various media law, policy and regulatory frameworks in Australia that affect media establishments and how they enhance or constrain media institutions and the public in their communication activities. It will also examine the media regulatory frameworks of other countries. The course will examine the success or failure of existing media policy and regulations in a technologically dynamic media environment.

Course Fees

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  Commonwealth Supported Student Contribution
Tuition Fees
Units EFTSL Pre-2010 2010 Onwards Domestic International
3 0.125 Band 1 $820 Band 1 $820 select program select program


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 1 Mon 18/03/2019 Sun 31/03/2019 Fri 10/05/2019 Fri 14/06/2019


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
10253 LE01 220 48 5 Mar - 9 Apr Tuesday 3pm - 5pm Darling West, G14, Darling West Lecture Theatre
30 Apr - 11 Jun Tuesday 3pm - 5pm Darling West, G14, Darling West Lecture Theatre
Related Class: Tutorial
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
10254 TU09 23 2 7 Mar - 11 Apr Thursday 4pm - 5pm Napier, 205, Teaching Room
2 May - 13 Jun Thursday 4pm - 5pm Napier, 205, Teaching Room
10256 TU07 20 3 7 Mar - 11 Apr Thursday 11am - 12pm Marjoribanks, 128, BankSA Teaching Suite
2 May - 13 Jun Thursday 11am - 12pm Marjoribanks, 128, BankSA Teaching Suite
10257 TU06 23 1 6 Mar - 10 Apr Wednesday 9am - 10am Napier, 205, Teaching Room
1 May - 12 Jun Wednesday 9am - 10am Napier, 205, Teaching Room
10258 TU05 22 FULL 6 Mar - 10 Apr Wednesday 2pm - 3pm Lower Napier, LG18, Teaching Room
1 May - 12 Jun Wednesday 2pm - 3pm Lower Napier, LG18, Teaching Room
10259 TU04 24 FULL 6 Mar - 10 Apr Wednesday 10am - 11am Napier, 205, Teaching Room
1 May - 12 Jun Wednesday 10am - 11am Napier, 205, Teaching Room
10260 TU03 21 FULL 6 Mar - 10 Apr Wednesday 3pm - 4pm Lower Napier, LG12, Teaching Room
1 May - 12 Jun Wednesday 3pm - 4pm Lower Napier, LG12, Teaching Room
10261 TU02 25 1 6 Mar - 10 Apr Wednesday 4pm - 5pm Nexus10, 812, Teaching Room
1 May - 12 Jun Wednesday 4pm - 5pm Nexus10, 812, Teaching Room
10262 TU01 21 FULL 7 Mar - 11 Apr Thursday 9am - 10am Lower Napier, LG12, Teaching Room
2 May - 13 Jun Thursday 9am - 10am Lower Napier, LG12, Teaching Room