ERIC Number: EJ642902
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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All Things to Everyone: Expectations of Tertiary Journalism Education.
AsiaPacific MediaEducator, n10 p94-99 Jan-Jun 2001
Discusses one of the difficulties facing journalism educators: how to properly prepare students for the wide range of jobs available to them. Argues it is preferable to teach students the core principles underlying journalism as a discipline and the core skills and methods of journalistic practice. Notes a widespread misunderstanding about the respective strengths and weaknesses of universities and newsrooms. (RS)
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Higher Education, 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