University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

MDIA 3333 - Long-form Journalism

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 1
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Restriction: Priority is given to BMedia students enrolled in the Journalism major but available to other students who meet the prerequisites
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Pre-Requisite: MDIA 2334 or MDIA 2333
Incompatible: MDIA 3329
Assessment: Presentation 20%, Minor long-form journalism piece 20%, Research & planning report 20%, Major long-form journalism piece 40%

This course provides students with an opportunity to explore ideas of journalism as storytelling, and to develop and apply skills in researching, writing and producing long-form journalism across a range of media platforms. Students will critically engage with feature writing, documentary, podcasting and web journalism to inform and develop their own practice in these areas.

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Commonwealth supported
Full fee paying

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Postgraduate Coursework
Non Award

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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 16/03/2020 Thu 26/03/2020 Fri 12/06/2020 Not Available

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Workshop
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
10576 WR01 25 7 2 Mar - 6 Apr Monday 9am - 12pm Helen Mayo Sth, S118, Computer Suite
27 Apr - 1 Jun Monday 9am - 12pm Helen Mayo Sth, S118, Computer Suite
10729 WR03 25 11 5 Mar - 9 Apr Thursday 11am - 2pm Schulz, 407, Keyboard Suite
30 Apr - 4 Jun Thursday 11am - 2pm Schulz, 407, Keyboard Suite