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Unit of Study COM10111 - Online Journalism (2015)

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Learning outcomes and graduate attributes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

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1 identify and critically analyse the different forms of online journalism
2 discuss the implications of the digital revolution for journalism and the media industries
3 plan, research, and contribute to the production of a news website
4 evaluate and manage different information sources on the internet
5 demonstrate an understanding of the various roles involved in online news production, working effectively and professionally as part of a production team.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. identify and critically analyse the different forms of online journalism
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  2. discuss the implications of the digital revolution for journalism and the media industries
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  3. plan, research, and contribute to the production of a news website
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  4. evaluate and manage different information sources on the internet
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    • GA6:
  5. demonstrate an understanding of the various roles involved in online news production, working effectively and professionally as part of a production team.
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    • GA6: