University of Technology Sydney

57083 Advanced Journalism

8cp; To comply with health advice from NSW Health, the planned delivery of this subject for Spring 2021 has been adjusted. Activities scheduled for campus until the 27th of August (inclusive) are being moved online. Timetabled activities for the remainder of the session will be held on campus only if the public health situation permits face-to-face learning in available teaching spaces. Please log into Canvas and monitor your UTS email for the latest advice concerning subject delivery and assessment information.
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.


This subject equips students with the technical, analytical and multimedia journalism skills in demand by established companies, startups, and other profit and not-for-profit organisations and groups. Students develop a portfolio of high-quality, in-depth reporting and editing that draws on text, audio and visual platforms. Research projects focus on the opportunities and challenges of a media industry in transition, and examine issues that inform debates, policy and scholarly inquiry about the role of the journalist and the future of journalism. The subject serves as an introduction to core and elective postgraduate subjects.

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