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WRITING JOURNALISM
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Australia - University of Melbourne - 'Australian Universities'
UC Course SubjectCommunication
Number & Suffix: 109
Full UC Title: WRITING JOURNALISM 
Transcript Title: WRITING JOURNALISM 
UC QTR Units - Division: 6.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This subject teaches the craft of writing hard and soft news stories for a range of digital and print mass media news publications. With an emphasis on news writing, students learn what news is and how (and why) news priorities and story treatment may differ between print, broadcast, and online. The course also examines how traditional news writing differs from other forms of journalistic writing such as blogs or opinion/comment pieces. Students learn how clear and concise language, is vital to all kinds of journalistic writing as well as the critical differences between creative writing, public relations writing (PR), and journalistic writing. The course introduces the core skill of interviewing and provides ample opportunity to put into practice what is covered in both lectures and classes. It also looks at professional codes of ethics and editorial policies. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: WRITING JOURNALISM 
Partner University Department: Media and Communications 
Partner University Course Number: MECM30010