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Media Ethics Article

This could be useful to mention in your question on media ethics.

Media Ethics Alert_ Should Chinese Journalists Have Snapped Photos of Dead Pop Star_


Article about the impact of the internet on the media

Future of media_ Gideon Haigh investigation into media in 20yrs _ Crikey

Also, here is another article about declining newspaper circulation.

Newspaper circulation_ Fairfax and News Ltd results from Audit Bureau of Cir

Pro Formas

The exemplar/pro-forma is to be written over the holidays and submitted early next term.

You are to treat them as you would the exam or your magazine.

They are extremely important and examiners go through them thoroughly. These documents outline all your pre-production, production and post-production and talks about your research, intent and target audience.

You must demonstrate how you’ve used codes and conventions in creating your magazine and advertisement.

Download two pro-formas. They are the same document but you will need 2 in order to fill out the information for your major work (magazine) and minor work (advertisement).

The link for the forms is here:

Information on target audience and codes and conventions are here.


This term we are working on our magazines. All folio work including the A3 advertisement and the newspaper front page and the magazine are all due at the end of this term.

There are no extensions for this folio as all material needs to be professionally printed at the conclusion of the term.

Facebook journalism

Article about how Facebook is not the best way to access news.


And an article about print vs online