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MECO4117: Critical Practice in Media

2024 unit information

This unit of study is designed to draw together elements of theoretical and practical knowledge that students have acquired in their studies of media and communications. Students will produce a significant piece of work which demonstrates an awareness of how critical thinking and media production are capable of mutually informing each other in practice.

Unit details and rules

Managing faculty or University school:

Media and Communications

Code MECO4117
Academic unit Media and Communications
Credit points 6
Prerequisites:
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MECO4116
Corequisites:
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None
Prohibitions:
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None
Assumed knowledge:
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None

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. research and produce an independent project that demonstrates awareness of how critical thinking and media practice are mutually informing
  • LO2. research and produce an independent media project that is original, relevant and impactful
  • LO3. productively engage in processes of drafting, presenting work-in-progress, providing and receiving feedback, and editing

Unit availability

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Session MoA ?  Location Outline ? 
Semester 2 2024
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Outline unavailable
Session MoA ?  Location Outline ? 
Semester 2 2020
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 2 2021
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 2 2021
Normal day Remote
Semester 2 2022
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 2 2022
Normal day Remote
Semester 2 2023
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney

Modes of attendance (MoA)

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