Journalism Investigation

Module code: JO3000

In this module, you’ll plan, conduct and report on an independent research project of your choice. You'll conduct a review of relevant literature, demonstrate the use of appropriate theory, method and empirical analysis and show evidence of critical analysis and reflection in your final project.

Topics covered

  • Planning your investigation
  • Compiling your literature review
  • Selection of appropriate research methods
  • Conducting research
  • Reviewing findings
  • Writing up your investigation.
  • Reflecting on the process of conducting your investigation

Learning

  • 4 hours of lectures
  • 4 hours of tutorials
  • 292 hours of independent study

Assessment

  • Research project, 6,000-8,000 words (100%)