ERIC Number: EJ640766
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Principles for Further Education in Professional Communication: Continuing Education or Postgraduate Degrees?
Withnall, Janice; Harris, Rebecca
AsiaPacific MediaEducator, n5 p24-37 Jul-Dec 1998
Presents preliminary findings about practitioners' attitudes to postgraduate education in journalism and public relations. Discusses implications for university education, vocational specialization and continuing professional development in light of current debates on professionalization, the tertiary education sector, and the nature of knowledge in Australian culture and society. Proposes principles guiding new educational design in professional communication courses. (RS)
Descriptors: Educational Attitudes, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Journalism Education, Professional Development, Professional Education, Public Relations
The Graduate School of Journalism, University of Wollongong, NSW 2522 Australia.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A