JN2021 - Writing Convergent Stories 2
|Student Contribution Band:
||School of Arts and Social Sciences (pre 2015)
Students hone newswriting skills learned in first year while refining such professional
practice skills as effective interviewing techniques; writing, filming or collecting
audio in an engaging way; and delivering accurate stories to deadline. In this subject
students begin to build a portfolio of work while they gather stories for the JCU
digital media platform. Students are assigned rounds as they learn how to engage in
- establish a network of news contacts;
- produce a regular flow of news stories for the print media to publishable standards.
|To undertake this subject, students must have successfully completed 12 credit points
(four subjects) of level 1 study at tertiary level
||JN1005 AND (JN2300 OR JN2310)
Study Period 2
|Census Date 28-Aug-2014
||Dr Maxine Newlands.
- 13 hours lectures
- 20 hours tutorials
||tutorial attendance and participation (10%); portfolio of written work (90%).
Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process,
and in case
of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest