Narrative Journalism

Macquarie University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Narrative Journalism

  • Host University

    Macquarie University

  • Location

    Sydney, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Communication, Intercultural Communications, Journalism, Mass Communications, Media and Journalism, Media Studies

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    12 credit points, and a corequisite of MAS203

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

    3
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4 - 6
  • Overview

    This unit introduces students to the practice of narrative journalism. Students discuss key readings in the field, at the same time learning the principles of this type of non-fiction writing: word usage, writing style, research skills including interviewing, narrative structure, ethical approaches (including issues in defamation), analysis and reflection.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.