University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

MDIA 3310 - Professional Practice

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 2
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Restriction: Available to B Media students only
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Discovery Experience – Working: Yes
Pre-Requisite: 12 units of Level II Media courses
Incompatible: MDIA 3301
Assessment: Attendance & participation 10%, Research essay 30%, Media skills project 30%, Professional writing exercise 30%
Syllabus:

This course prepares students for diverse fields of media work. It introduces students to the expectations of a range of professional media and communications roles within a range of organisations, including fast-developing media industries, government service and community organisations. The course is in three parts. The first part explores the changing nature of professional media careers and the role of communications professionals in broader industry, government and community environments. Career search and professional presentation will be included. During the second part, students will learn about current media and communications project management, communication strategies, report writing, and other essential activities in contemporary organisational environments. The third part provides an opportunity for students to develop and polish their skills in a broad range of media and professional writing forms.

Course Fees

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Student Status

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What type of place are you studying in

Commonwealth supported
Full fee paying

Study Level

Undergraduate
Postgraduate Coursework
Non Award

Program of Study

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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 10/08/2020 Wed 19/08/2020 Fri 30/10/2020 Not Available


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
20607 LE01 291 182 30 Jul - 17 Sep Thursday 11am - 1pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
8 Oct - 29 Oct Thursday 11am - 1pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
Related Class: Tutorial
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
20608 TU08 30 11 31 Jul - 18 Sep Friday 11am - 12pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
9 Oct - 30 Oct Friday 11am - 12pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
20610 TU06 32 2 29 Jul - 16 Sep Wednesday 2pm - 3pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
7 Oct - 28 Oct Wednesday 2pm - 3pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
20611 TU05 30 18 29 Jul - 16 Sep Wednesday 3pm - 4pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
7 Oct - 28 Oct Wednesday 3pm - 4pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
20612 TU04 30 12 31 Jul - 11 Sep Friday 12pm - 1pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
9 Oct - 30 Oct Friday 12pm - 1pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
20614 TU02 30 FULL 30 Jul - 17 Sep Thursday 1pm - 2pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
8 Oct - 29 Oct Thursday 1pm - 2pm MyUni, OL, Online Class