COMM 0005 Communication and Media (WSTC)
Credit Points 10
Legacy Code 900026
Coordinator Ben Fletcher Opens in new window
Description The globalisation or interdependence caused by changes in economies and communications along with the influence of new forms of communication and mass media has led to the introduction of media and communications courses in secondary and tertiary education programs. This unit is one which will not only attempt to structure student interest in general communication principles, media, and information technology but also enhance their vocational, interpersonal and academic potential. It is designed to be an introduction to media and communication studies at university.
School Western Sydney The College
Student Contribution Band HECS Band 4 10cp
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Level Undergraduate Level 0 Preparatory subject
The following table summarises the standard assessment tasks for this subject. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated, where there is a difference your Learning Guide takes precedence.
|Class Quiz||1 hour||5||N||Individual|
|Seminar Presentation and Evaluation||10-12 minutes + 200-300 words||10||N||Individual|
|Research Essay||1,200 words||15||N||Individual|
|Final Exam||3 hours||50||N||Individual|