Journalism: News Access and Source Power

Module code: MS7613

Module co-ordinator: Dr Vincent Campbell

Module Outline

This module aims to acquaint students with the fast-growing research literature and surrounding theoretical discussion about news access and source power. The module explores this interaction between the news media and sources in different contexts and provides up-to-date discussion and comparative materials that will help students to arrive at a better understanding of this critical relationship.

Assessment

  • Written assignment, 3,000-4,000 words (100%)