University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

MDIA 3328 - News in the Digital Age

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 2
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Pre-Requisite: MDIA 2333
Assessment: Minor Essay 20%, Word press post 30%. Major essay 40%, Participation 10%
Syllabus:

This course examines how new digital technologies are transforming journalism and news media through new modes of production, new types of data analysis and research capabilities, as well as changes in the wider media environment. The course will provide students with a theoretically informed critical understanding of the news and journalism environment in the context of digital media. Students will develop a wider understanding of the restrictions and opportunities of the digital news environment, as well as some of the central debates within journalism and media studies.

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Units
EFTSL
Amount
3
0.125
          
  


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 2 Mon 12/08/2019 Sat 31/08/2019 Fri 20/09/2019 Fri 01/11/2019


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
20384 LE01 80 4 30 Jul - 17 Sep Tuesday 1pm - 2pm Ligertwood, 231, Lecture Theatre
8 Oct - 29 Oct Tuesday 1pm - 2pm Ligertwood, 231, Lecture Theatre
29252 LEC0 20 10 No details available
Note: You may attend the lecture when places allow.
Related Class: Workshop
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
20385 WR03 30 2 30 Jul - 17 Sep Tuesday 3pm - 5pm Napier, 108, Teaching Room
8 Oct - 29 Oct Tuesday 3pm - 5pm Napier, 108, Teaching Room
20387 WR01 30 1 2 Aug - 20 Sep Friday 2pm - 4pm Ligertwood, 111, Teaching Room
11 Oct - 1 Nov Friday 2pm - 4pm Ligertwood, 111, Teaching Room
28786 WR04 30 1 1 Aug - 19 Sep Thursday 11am - 1pm Barr Smith South, 1063, Teaching Room
10 Oct - 31 Oct Thursday 11am - 1pm Barr Smith South, 1063, Teaching Room