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This course provides an introduction to the foundational skills and knowledge required for communicating news and information to various publics. Students will learn how to develop writing and multimedia skills to produce engaging digital content. They will also gain knowledge of their ethical responsibilities and learn to critically reflect on their own and others' media practice. The course combines analytical skills with practical experience, including fieldwork and internship opportunities, to help consolidate the links between theory and practice, and develop independence in professional work.
Limited Entry. (i) COMS231, COMS232, COMS233. (ii) Permission from the Head of Department.
Students must attend one activity from each section.
Domestic fee $1,896.00
International fee $7,499.00
* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.
Maximum enrolment is 26
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Language, Social and Political Sciences