University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

MDIA 1020 - Media Professions and Identities

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
Incompatible: MDIA 3310
Assessment: Quizzes 20%, Annotated Bibliography 25%, Essay 45%, Participation 10%
Syllabus:

As a diverse and fast-changing field, it is important to start thinking early about what area or areas of media you are interested in working within. This course prepares students for diverse fields of media work by introducing them to the variety of positions and types of employment that could be of interest and contextualising this variety with critical engagement with theory and practice. Media Professions and Identities introduces students to the expectations of a range of professional media and communications roles within a variety of organisations, including fast-developing media industries, government service and community organisations. You will explore the changing nature of professional media careers and the role of communications professionals in broader industry, government and community environments, and position yourself in response to possible future careers.

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Undergraduate
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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 18/09/2020 Fri 30/10/2020


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
25311 LE01 170 14 30 Jul - 17 Sep Thursday 11am - 1pm Helen Mayo Nth, 103N, Florey Lecture Theatre
8 Oct - 29 Oct Thursday 11am - 1pm Helen Mayo Nth, 103N, Florey Lecture Theatre
Related Class: Tutorial
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
20528 TU11 28 3 29 Jul - 16 Sep Wednesday 1pm - 2pm Ligertwood, 111, Teaching Room
7 Oct - 28 Oct Wednesday 1pm - 2pm Ligertwood, 111, Teaching Room
20529 TU10 24 20 31 Jul - 18 Sep Friday 9am - 10am Napier, 205, Teaching Room
9 Oct - 30 Oct Friday 9am - 10am Napier, 205, Teaching Room
20530 TU09 28 3 30 Jul - 17 Sep Thursday 2pm - 3pm Ligertwood, 111, Teaching Room
8 Oct - 29 Oct Thursday 2pm - 3pm Ligertwood, 111, Teaching Room
20531 TU08 28 2 31 Jul - 18 Sep Friday 10am - 11am Napier, 205, Teaching Room
9 Oct - 30 Oct Friday 10am - 11am Napier, 205, Teaching Room
20533 TU06 27 2 30 Jul - 17 Sep Thursday 3pm - 4pm Ligertwood, 111, Teaching Room
8 Oct - 29 Oct Thursday 3pm - 4pm Ligertwood, 111, Teaching Room
20534 TU05 27 2 31 Jul - 18 Sep Friday 11am - 12pm Nexus10, 102, Teaching Room
9 Oct - 30 Oct Friday 11am - 12pm Nexus10, 102, Teaching Room
20536 TU03 28 2 29 Jul - 16 Sep Wednesday 12pm - 1pm Ligertwood, 111, Teaching Room
7 Oct - 28 Oct Wednesday 12pm - 1pm Ligertwood, 111, Teaching Room