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Fundamental Media Skills and Context

To enable learners to apply fundamental media techniques in sound, vision and text to tell stories and explore Aotearoa New Zealand’s media history and culture.

Course Code BCFM500
Level 5
Credits 30


The learning outcomes for this course are:

Apply knowledge and skills to create media content for a defined audience.

Illustrate the historical and cultural media landscape in Aotearoa New Zealand in a variety of media storytelling forms.

Demonstrate relevant health and safety practice in a media production workplace. 

Apply knowledge of and reflect on Te Tiriti o Waitangi, Tikanga Māori and te reo Māori in media practice.

Apply the personal and interpersonal knowledge, skill and attitude required in a production team environment.