Week 7 (16/9): Starting on our video story

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To complete this part of the assessment, you will be required to submit a portfolio of evidence of practical activities, demonstrating your skills as related to the unit of competency.

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Week 4: Let’s get organised

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Before we start making lots of content, it’s helpful to set up some systems.

Where will you save your files? Your notes? Your research?

How will you name things?

How will you keep track?

And what happens if your drive is wiped, or your file corrupts? Will you have a back up somewhere?

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Week 2 (12/8): Intro to MoJo

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Yusuf Omar is the founder of MoJo org ‘Hashtag Our Stories’. He has a serious journalism pedigree – he’s the former mobile editor at the Hindustan Times, and also worked as Snapchat social media reporter at CNN.

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The people formerly known as the audience

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The audience is an important determinant of news – it’s logical that news of interest to some people isn’t to others. Journalists need to know what their audiences want and need to know.

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