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INTRODUCTION TO MEDIA WRITING
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Australia - University of Melbourne - 'Australian Universities'
UC Course SubjectCommunication
Number & Suffix: 119
Full UC Title: INTRODUCTION TO MEDIA WRITING 
Transcript Title: INTRO MEDIA WRITING 
UC QTR Units - Division: 6.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course covers the fundamental skills used by professional writers within the media and communications industries. Through workshops, students work on news stories to enhance their mastery of written communication. Students explore strategies for planning, editing, and revising their work, as well as that of others. Through a review of various styles and contexts of media writing, students develop an understanding of the various writing skills required to communicate effectively to mass audiences. In addition, students view media prose critically by way of theoretical considerations such as rhetoric; the relationship between print media and democracy; and the relationship between journalism and public relations; editorial constraints; and audience analysis. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: INTRODUCTION TO MEDIA WRITING 
Partner University Department: Media and Communications 
Partner University Course Number: MECM20009