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JN2306 - Media Editing

Credit points: 3
Year: 2014
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Administered by: School of Arts and Social Sciences (pre 2015)

The subject introduces students to editing for print, broadcast and online platforms.

Learning Outcomes

  • write headlines as directed;
  • understand the structure of a story and how to improve that structure;
  • layout copy and illustrations;
  • subedit text and audio and visual stories.
Prerequisites: JN2300 OR JN2310


Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Coord/Lect: Dr Marie Oelgemoeller.
Workload expectations:
  • 13 hours lectures
  • 20 hours tutorials
Assessment: end of semester exam (40%); tutorial attendance and participation (10%); assignments (50%).

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