Who is this class for: No background is required other than an interest in journalism. Everyone is welcome!

Created by:  The University of Melbourne

  • Dr.  Denis Muller

    Taught by:  Dr. Denis Muller, Senior Lecturer and Senior Research Fellow

    Centre for Advancing Journalism

  • Dr. Margaret Simons

    Taught by:  Dr. Margaret Simons, Associate Professor and Director

    Centre for Advancing Journalism
Commitment6 weeks of study, 4-6 hours/week
How To PassPass all graded assignments to complete the course.
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4.4 stars
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How It Works

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Ratings and Reviews
Rated 4.4 out of 5 of 9 ratings

Completed this course in September 2016 - very engaging and informative. I really enjoyed participating in this course.

Well organized. Interactive. I felt like a journalist! Thank Margaret & Denis for organizing this course. Was such a pleasure to participate.

Really enjoyed it.

such professional tutors, carefully chosen diction.