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JN4012 - Independent Study or Project

Credit points: 6
Year: 2014
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Administered by: School of Arts and Social Sciences (pre 2015)

Available to Bachelor of Journalism honours students.

In consultation with an appropriate member of staff, the student develops and pursues a program of independent study relating to a specific area of journalism studies.

Learning Outcomes

  • to develop skills of independent study and research;
  • to develop specialist knowledge of an area of journalism.
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
JN4005 and JN4007

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Coordinator: Dr Marie Oelgemoeller
Workload expectations:
  • 13 hours workshops/Seminars
Assessment: presentations (20%); supervised research paper of 5000 words (80%).

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 27-Mar-2014
Coordinator: Dr Marie Oelgemoeller, Dr Maxine Newlands
Workload expectations:
  • 13 hours workshops/Seminars
Assessment: presentations (20%); supervised research paper of 5000 words (80%).

Note: 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 official information.