Course level

Postgraduate Coursework

Faculty

Humanities and Social Sciences

School

Communication & Arts School

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

1 Contact hour

Prerequisite

Completed #8 units postgraduate study.

Restricted

School permission required for enrolment. The application can be downloaded from www.uq.edu.au/sjc/internship-opportunities. An overall GPA of 5 is required.

Assessment methods

Written assessment

Course coordinator

Dr John Harrison (sjcplacements@uq.edu.au)

Work Integrated Learning

Industry Placements

This course is not currently offered, please contact the school.

Course description

Students participate in the workday routine of a news media organisation for the specified period, undertaking those tasks assigned to them and seeking to display initiative, enthusiasm, professionalism and a willingness to learn. You will, where opportunity allows, contribute to the published or broadcast news output of the organisation, working under the supervision of a professional journalist. You will plan, observe and analyse; submitting your planning prior to the placement, and summarising your observations and analysis at the conclusion of your internship. The 1,000-word report should outline and analyse observed newsroom processes & relate these to academic literature on journalism.

Archived offerings

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Semester 2, 2016 St Lucia Internal Profile unavailable
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Semester 1, 2014 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
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