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Engaging Narrative

Undergraduate | CUR-MCA110 | 2024

Examine storytelling and take apart how narratives are constructed. Sift through space, time, perspective and voice. Shine the spotlight on audiences. Take a closer look at narrative fiction and non-fiction and their approach to communication.

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Study method
100% online
Assessments
100% online
Enrol by
18 Aug 2024
Entry requirements
No ATAR needed,
No prior study
Duration
13 weeks
Start dates
26 Feb 2024,
26 Aug 2024

Price from

$2,040

Upfront cost

$0

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Engaging Narrative

About this subject

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

    1. explain the cultural centrality of narrative as a means of organising and comprehending experience
    2. analyse the key components of all narrative texts
    3. relate conceptual understandings of key elements of narrative to the production of narrative texts
    4. present effectively reasoned analysis of narrative fiction and non-fiction texts across a range of media
    5. evaluate the complex relation between cultural/historical context and the emergence/transformation of generic narrative strategies
    6. analyse the relationship of text to audience as producer/consumer/analyst of narrative.

Entry requirements

No entry requirements

Study load

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

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