Sub-major - Journalism

Western Sydney University Sub-major Code: SM1088.1

This version of the specialisation is available to new and continuing students.

Related Courses

1696.2 Bachelor of Communication
1696.3 Bachelor of Communication
1696.4 Bachelor of Communication
1736.1 Bachelor of Communication (Dean's Scholars)
1736.2 Bachelor of Communication (Dean's Scholars)
1838.1 Bachelor of Creative Industries
6007.1 Diploma in Communication/Bachelor of Communication
6007.2 Diploma in Communication/Bachelor of Communication
6009.1 Diploma in Communication/Bachelor of Creative Industries

Available to students in other Western Sydney University Courses : YES, if the specialisation is available on your Home campus. Please ensure your course structure allows space for enrolment in the units in this unit set. Students must also meet any pre-requisite requirements. Consult your Course Advisor for further advice.

The Journalism sub-major of the Bachelor of Communication integrates theoretical approaches to the news and information-based media with practice-based work in print-based, online and broadcast journalism.


Campus Mode Specialisation Advice
Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road Internal EnquiriesHCA@westernsydney.edu.au
Penrith Campus Internal EnquiriesHCA@westernsydney.edu.au

Sub-major Structure

Students must complete 40 credit points consisting of 20 credit points at Level 2 and 20 credit points at Level 3 from the units listed below

Level 2 units

102061 Feature Writing
102017 Journalism: Research and Investigation
102062 News Reporting
100953 Photo Journalism

Level 3 units

102057 Digital Journalism Production
102063 News Teams
101939 Transmedia Production

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