ERIC Number: EJ642894
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Better Press for Suburbia: Preparing Young Journalists for Suburban Newsrooms.
AsiaPacific MediaEducator, n10 p22-31 Jan-Jun 2001
Discusses whether young people working at suburban newspapers require any different preparation than their counterparts who head directly for the metropolitan media. Notes similar questions arise regarding those heading for provincial and rural media and those, from smaller or less developed countries overseas, who will return home on graduation. Discusses whether current university curricula prepare anyone adequately for capable professional practice. (RS)
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Journalism, Journalism Education, Newspapers, On the Job Training, Professional Development, Theory Practice Relationship
Published by the Graduate School of Journalism, University of Wollongong, NSW 2522 Australia. Full text at http://www.uow.edu.au/crearts/journalism/APME/edinfo.html.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: Australia