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Undergraduate | CUR-WEB207 | 2023

Web Media

Get a snapshot of how social and web media tore down the wall between creators and consumers. Investigate television, cinema and music’s changing roles in an online world. Create online content and use it to unpack emerging communication formats.

Study method
100% online
100% online
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
13 weeks

Start dates

  • 29 May 2023
  • 27 Nov 2023

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Upfront cost


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About this subject

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

    1. present arguments that explore the cultural and social dynamics of converging and participatory media
    2. critically analyse how communications and media are encoded for the Internet
    3. create web content that practically explores emerging media and communications forms
    4. explore the new media affordances of web applications and services.

Entry requirements


NET102 is equivalent to NET12 and WEB101 is equivalent to NET11.

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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Student feedback

6 student respondents between: 20 Feb - 03 Sept 2023.

100%of students felt the study load was manageable

100%of students felt this subject helped them gain relevant skills

What to study next?

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following degrees

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