JOUR502 – Advanced Storytelling

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Module code
JOUR502
Module title
Advanced Storytelling
Prescription
To develop focused storytelling, integrating written, visual and audio skills.
Programmes
  • BM1903
NZQA Level
Level 5
NZQA Credits
15
Delivery method
  • Web-Supported
Learning hours
Directed hours
90
Self directed hours
60
Total learning hours
150
Resources required
Learning Outcomes
By the end of this course the student will be able to:
1. Apply developed interviewing skills
2. Apply developed newsgathering skills
3. Apply developed story writing and production skills
4. Demonstrate developed levels of media platform management
5. Critique own and others’ stories
Content
• News selection
• News prioritisation
• News media consumption
• News sources and news gathering
• Developed interviewing
• Notetaking and voice recording
• File management
• Interpreting statistics for news stories
• News and feature writing
• Reflective journaling
• Online and hard copy platforms
Assessment Criteria
Criteria to Pass this Module:
Students must gain an overall mark of 50% to be successful in this course
Learning and Teaching Resource
A list of recommended resources is provided in the course outline.