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  • Russian Culture Through FilmRUSS30005

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject offers an introduction to Russian culture through film from the 1920s and the films of Eisenstein up to the present. The subject will cover representations of social change and the interpretation of cultural identities in Russian film through the main historical periods including: th...

  • Journalism Thesis Part 2JOUR90016

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    Refer to JOUR90015 Journalism Thesis Part 1 for details

  • Russian Thesis Part 2RUSS40010

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Refer to RUSS40009 Russian Thesis Part 1 for details.

  • Newsroom-Applied Professional PracticeJOUR90010

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject offers students the opportunity to research and write stories in various styles, which will be considered for publication on The Citizen, the flagship publication of Centre Advancing Journalism. Students will be required to bring story ideas to regular news conferences for discussio...

  • Audio JournalismJOUR90005

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject provides a solid grounding in audio journalism skills. The structure of news and current affairs reports is analysed, and training in recording and editing sound packages, and in scripting and presenting is provided. Ethical considerations relevant to audio journalism are canvassed i...

  • Researching/Writing StoriesJOUR90001

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This is a practice based subject taught by leading practitioners, which enables students to develop their skills in researching, writing and producing stories. Students will enhance their understanding of how news stories are put together and will develop advanced skills in researching, writing a...

  • Journalism Thesis Part 1JOUR90015

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    A research topic selected in consultation with the supervisor. Enrolment in the thesis is across two consecutive semesters and students must enrol in the subject in each semester to ensure they are meeting the full 37.5 point requirement for the year-long subject.

  • Russian Language & Culture 4ARUSS40006

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This is a post-advanced language-acquisition subject, in the course of which students should be able to enhance their capacity to use correct, idiomatic Russian both in written and spoken form. acquire the ability to understand and translate messages of a sophisticated level of complexity occurri...

  • International Journalism - Key SkillsJOUR90020

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This is a practice based subject taught by leading practitioners, which enables students to develop their skills in researching, writing and producing stories in an international context. Students will enhance their understanding of how news stories are put together, including the variety of new ...

  • Media HistoriesCULS20016

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    The subject will explore the intimate connections between screen and media technologies and changing understandings of culture in the 20th century. It focuses on how innovations in print and photographic technologies, telegraphy and telephony, the moving image, sound recording, radio, film exhibi...

  • Media, Identity and Everyday LifeCULS10005

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Media saturate almost every aspect of our experience, and provide a powerful lens through which we come to understand our selves, other people, and the world around us. This subject offers an introduction to cultural studies by focusing on the media and their impacts in everyday life. Case studie...

  • Russian 4RUSS20005

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    The overall goal of this intermediate Russian subject is to enable students to move from the private to the public sphere of discourse so that they begin to engage with more sophisticated cultural and social topics in listening, reading, writing and speaking. Students will encounter visual and pr...

  • Structural EditingPUBL90001

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject focuses on the structural editing of texts in a range of genres, including instructional, polemical, scholarly and narrative works. Students will learn how to analyse the reading practices characteristic of different genres, and will be given practical experience in editing texts to ...

  • Editorial EnglishPUBL90002

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject focuses on the key communication skill of editing. It introduces students to the linguistic conventions of editorial English, the use and interpretation of copy-editing symbols, and the parameters of a variety of house styles. Students will also learn the principles and practice of e...

  • Advanced Book PublishingPUBL90020

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject introduces students to the processes by which book publishers evaluate proposals and build their lists. Through seminars and hands-on workshops, students are introduced to the business and management aspects of book publishing that underpin list-building, and to the processes involve...

  • Translation Theory and PracticeTRAN90001

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    Students will be introduced to basic principles of translation, examining key linguistic and cultural aspects. Through practical translation exercises, students will develop awareness of linguistic and cultural contrasts between languages. Specific seminars deal with the main translation theories...

  • Translation Studies WorkshopTRAN90011

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    In this subject students will be introduced to the major theoretical and methodological approaches for analysing and evaluating translations. Through seminars, class discussions and readings, students will gain insight into the central issues in translation studies. The focus is on building the k...

  • Specialised TranslationTRAN90003

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    Students will be trained in specialised fields of English-Chinese translation in this subject. They will choose to work in two of the following specialisations: business & commerce, journalistic writing; public & government; political speeches; and literary writing. Through lectures and d...

  • Translation and CommunicationTRAN90021

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject focuses on issues of translation and on interpreting as an act of communication in a multicultural world. It examines the communicative nature of the translating task and the possibilities, challenges and constraints of a translator/interpreter as an intercultural mediator and facili...

  • Translation InternshipTRAN90010

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject will enable students to undertake approximately 340 hours of professional work experience at an industry partner’s premise. Students should only be enrolled in the subject if they have secured professional work placement which has been approved by the subject coordinator. Upon comple...