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Digital and Social Media Project

Undergraduate | CUR-NET391 | 2024

Plan and execute a research project that explores how society connects online. This could be a scholarly paper or an online project such as a website. Use your imagination and get creative with your final presentation.

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18 Aug 2024
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
13 weeks
Start dates
26 Aug 2024

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Digital and Social Media Project

About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

    1. develop a suitable project proposal
    2. evaluate and reflect upon suitable bibliographic and required resources research
    3. prepare and present a scholarly research paper or equivalent project outcome
    4. analyse and explore the Internet as a social technology of communication and information at an advanced level.

Entry requirements

Prior study

You must either have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject, or enrol in the following subject(s) to study at the same time or prior to this subject:

one of

and one of


This subject is not available for self-enrolment. Enrolment in this subject is at the discretion of the major coordinator based on results achieved in other subjects of study. Students must be in their final year of study. Please email the course coordinator at to request a requisite waiver.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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