University of Technology Sydney

57088 Journalism Studies

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.
Anti-requisite(s): 57013 Journalism Studies

Description

The aim of this subject is to critically engage with scholarly debates in journalism studies that address news organisations, journalism practices, and the processes of production and consumption of news and current affairs, including contemporary practices. A comparative theoretical approach is used to critically examine questions about journalism, taking into account historic and current conceptualisations of journalism practice and research.


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Access conditions

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