Students enrolled in course code ABAB and LBLA must complete at least 72 credit points (equivalent to 6 units) in Year 1 before undertaking any Level 2 units.
|1.||Develop a greater understanding of the complex inter-relations between media, culture and society, and the key role media plays in a democratic society;|
|2.||Identify and investigate key issues in the discipline of media communication studies and explain their contemporary relevance;|
|3.||Explore the important role of media communication in the socio-cultural and economic spheres, and in professional, personal and social life; and|
|4.||Apply critical thinking and conceptualisation skills to a range of issues related to the study of media communication, especially digital and visual forms of communication.|
|Exercise||Short media exercise||10%|
|Assignment||Interactive oral presentation||20%|
|Essay||Written paper on aspect of the media||30%|
|Assignment||Short answer assignment||40%|
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