University of Sydney Handbooks - 2012 Archive

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Media Practice


Dr Fiona Giles
Phone: +61 2 9036 6272

See also: Health Communication, Publishing, and Strategic Public Relations

Awards and Requirements
Graduate Certificate in Media Practice

4 units of study = 24 credit points

Graduate Diploma in Media Practice

6 units of study = 36 credit points

Master of Media Practice

8 units of study = 48 credit points

Units of study
  • MECO6900 News Writing
  • MECO6901 Dealing with the Media
  • MECO6902 Legal and Ethical Issues in Media Practice
  • MECO6926 International Media Practice
  • MECO6904 Dissertation Part 1*
  • MECO6905 Dissertation Part 2*
  • MECO6906 Literary Journalism: History and Theory
  • MECO6908 Strategy Selection in Corporate PR
  • MECO6909 PR Management and Conflict Resolution
  • MECO6912 Political Public Relations
  • MECO6913 Public Opinion, Policy and Public Sphere
  • MECO6914 Making Magazines
  • MECO6915 Writing Features: Narrative Journalism
  • MECO6924 Broadcast Journalism
  • MECO6925 Online Journalism
  • MECO6927 Organisational Communication
  • MECO6929 Chinese Media Studies in Global Contexts
  • ARIN6902 Internet Cultures and Governance
  • ARIN 6903 Exploring Digital Cultures
  • ARIN6914 Remixable Media
  • ARTS7000 Academic Communication for Postgraduates
  • ASNS6905 Asian Popular Culture
  • ASNS6908 Media Industries in East Asia
  • LNGS7006 Cross-cultural Communication
  • LNGS7274 Media Discourse
  • PACS6914 Conflict-Resolving Media
  • WMST6903 Gender, Media and Consumer Societies

Core units of study: Master candidates complete 4 core units of study; Graduate Diploma candidates complete 3 cores; Graduate Certificate candidates complete 2 cores.
*Department permission required. Available to Master of Media Practice candidates only.