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57011 Research and Reporting for Journalism

There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.

Graduate subject – Journalism – 400 level


This subject aims to develop sound basic practices in professional journalism. It focuses on news and current affairs research and reporting, the role of journalism in liberal democracies, and journalistic techniques, ethics and standards. Through group discussion and a close analysis of news and current affairs, students develop an understanding of, and ability to contribute to, contemporary debates in journalism. Students also work to deadlines researching and reporting news stories for journalism publications.

Typical availability

Autumn session, City campus
Spring session, City campus

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