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Broadcast Journalism

To enable students to learn fundamental Broadcast Journalism knowledge and theory; and basic essential skills in sound, text and vision necessary to function as a member of a team working in a radio, television or on-line newsroom

Course Code BCJO500
Level 5
Credits 75


Describe and apply the fundamental elements of journalism policy and practice.

Take accurate and relevant notes and capture quality audio and visual material for broadcast purposes.

Research, recognize, write and produce a variety of news stories for broadcast and the web.

Demonstrate basic industry level competence in voice and pronunciation (including Te Reo) and news presentation.

Demonstrate the personal and interpersonal knowledge, skills and attitudes required of an ethical media professional in a team environment.

Delivered as part of the following programmes