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Video Live (11089.1)

Level: Level 2 - Undergraduate Intermediate Unit
Credit Points: 3
HECS Bands: 1
Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Design
Discipline: School of Arts and Communications


  • UC - Canberra, Bruce
    Year Teaching Period Convener Mode of Delivery
    2020 Semester 2 MR   Scott   BRIDGES (Ph: ) ON-CAMPUS

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This unit focuses on live reporting, interview and presentation skills and will expose you to a range of video technologies. Emphasis is placed on developing your personality, voice and confidence to speak knowledgeably about unfolding events on camera. Building on your research and interviewing skills this unit shows you how to write, film and edit shareable video journalism stories for different platforms. Working with your colleagues in the TV studio and in the field you will produce and present pre-recorded and live-streamed video programming.

Learning Outcomes

After successful completion of this unit students will be able to:

1. Produce engaging video images and sound, including recording, editing and post production for journalism stories;

2. Develop 'live' video interviewing and presentation skills;

3. Apply journalism ethics, research and verification skills to produce credible video stories;

4. Produce stories as part of a structured editorial process using suggested news and genre formats for target audiences; and

5. Produce video programming collaboratively as a part of a team.

Assessment Items

Contact Hours

Three hours of interactive workshop on-campus per week.


For students enrolled in ARB102 Bachelor of Communication and Media (Journalism) must complete 11084 Journalism Now & Next AND 11085 Street Stories OR for students enrolled in ARB104 Bachelor of Communication and Media (Sports Media) must complete 11094 Live and Exclusive: Sports Broadcasting.



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Equivalent Units

9036 Video Journalism.

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