About this unit
This online Narrative Journalism unit from Open Universities Australia and Macquarie University enables students to apply key concepts related to classical and contemporary literature in their writing
By workshopping your writing projects, you will learn to create and synthesise given materials to develop academic arguments that respond to key issues raised in the course.
At the completion of this unit, you will be able to evaluate and analyse pieces of critical thinking related to writing cultural studies.
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To be eligible for this unit, you must complete level 1 cultural studies units.
This unit is an approved elective in the following course:
- Bachelor of Arts, Macquarie University
Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.
In this Narrative Journalism unit, the topics you will study include:
- From great writers to death of the author
- Writing the self
- Narrative #1
- Narrative #2
- Writing and truth
- Publishing your work
- Editing your work
Why Open Universities Australia?
For two decades, Open Universities Australia (OUA) has partnered with leading Australian educators to make tertiary-level courses easier to access for people, no matter their background, their work status or their other life commitments. OUA has built up their reputation by making education more flexible, easier to tailor and available almost entirely online.
OUA's devotion to online education remains to this day, but where they once focused on higher education, today they offer the broadest set of post-secondary education and training programs in Australia.
Open Universities Australia offers a range of administrative and student support options. As a student of OUA you will have access to four hours of free expert tutoring support for each unit undertaken through the tutoring service SMARTHINKING. This on-demand service allows you to get fast, detailed feedback on your assignment drafts and gives you access to your tutor in real time.
The My OUA portal is an online student medium that allows you access to all your course and enrolment information as well as access to student forums and assessment tips.