University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

MDIA 3332 - Media Research Project

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 6
Term: Semester 2
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Restriction: Not available to students undertaking B.Media. Media Major students only
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: No
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Discovery Experience – Working: Yes
Pre-Requisite: At least 15 units of Media Major courses
Incompatible: MDIA 3207
Assessment: Reflective analysis (30%), Presentation (20%), Participation and Professionalism (10%), Final Report (40%)

This course prepares you for the transition from your undergraduate degree to professional employment and/or further study. You will design and undertake a self-directed, desktop research project using public domain materials. You will identify an industry-relevant research question in your chosen area of industry interest. Your project can be designed as a preliminary study for future research. Through research, industry and peer-to-peer networking activities, Media Research Project gives you the opportunity to put into practice what you have learned throughout your degree. You will contribute to your ongoing professional development through enhanced understanding of contemporary industry trends, research and communication strategies, and professional profile and presentation techniques. This course is not available to students in the Bachelor of Media. B.Media students should instead take MDIA 3207 Media Industry Transitions.

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

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Workshop
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
20645 WR01 20 18 29 Jul - 19 Aug Wednesday 9am - 12pm Ligertwood, 231, Lecture Theatre
28 Oct - 28 Oct Wednesday 9am - 12pm Ligertwood, 231, Lecture Theatre
Related Class: Seminar
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
20646 SE02 20 18 26 Aug - 2 Sep Wednesday 1pm - 3pm Napier, 210, Teaching Room