Courses in Communication

Bachelor of Arts - BA

Communication
Course Title Available in 2023
COMMS 100 Communication, Technology and Culture Semester 1
COMMS 101 Understanding Communication in Māori and Pacific Worlds Semester 2
COMMS 102 Communication and Social Change Semester 2
COMMS 103 Digital Communication and Practice Semester 2
COMMS 104 Advertising and Society Semester 1
COMMS 105 Introduction to Communication and Leadership Semester 2
COMMS 207 Communication Research Methods Semester 2
COMMS 208 Digital Communication Ethics Semester 2
COMMS 210 Practicing Communication in Māori and Pacific Worlds Semester 1
COMMS 212 Narratives of Social Change Semester 1
COMMS 214 Communication and Inclusive Leadership Semester 1
COMMS 303 Sports Media Semester 1
COMMS 307 Communication Internship Semester 1, repeated Semester 2
COMMS 311 Problems and Issues in Contemporary Communication Semester 2
COMMS 312 Documentary and Social Change Semester 1
COMMS 315 Environmental Communication Semester 2
COMMS 321 News and Journalism in the Digital Age Semester 1
Drama
Course Title Available in 2023
DRAMA 100 Presentation and Performance Skills: Taking the Stage Semester 2
English
Course Title Available in 2023
ENGLISH 121 Reading/Writing/Text Summer School, repeated Semester 1 and 2
Māori
Course Title Available in 2023
MĀORI  130 Te Ao Māori: The Māori World Summer School, repeated Semester 2
Media, Film and Television
Course Title Available in 2023
MEDIA 222 Comics and Visual Narrative Semester 2
MEDIA 327 Comics and Visual Narrative Semester 2
Pacific Studies
Course Title Available in 2023
PACIFIC 105 The Contemporary Pacific Semester 2
Politics and International Relations
Course Title Available in 2023
POLITICS 233 Politics, Media and Public Sphere Semester 2
POLITICS 345 Political Marketing Semester 2

   

Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - BA(Hons)

Media and Communication
Course Title Available in 2023
MEDIA 713 Media, Sound and Music Semester 1
MEDIA 715 Visualising Difference Semester 2
MEDIA 726 Research Projects Semester 1, or Semester 2, or Semester 1 and 2 (full year)
MEDIA 741 Time and the Moving Image Semester 1
MEDIA 742 Directed Study Summer School, repeated Semester 1 and 2
MEDIA 746 Special Topic: Žižek Through Hitchcock Semester 2
MEDIA 781 Research Project Semester 1, repeated Semester 2
Screen Production
Course Title Available in 2023
SCREEN 700 Screenwriting Project Semester 1

   

Master of Arts - MA

Media and Communication
Course Title Available in 2023
MEDIA 713 Media, Sound and Music Semester 1
MEDIA 715 Visualising Difference Semester 2
MEDIA 726 Research Projects Semester 1, or Semester 2, or Semester 1 and 2 (full year)
MEDIA 741 Time and the Moving Image Semester 1
MEDIA 742 Directed Study Summer School, repeated Semester 1 and 2
MEDIA 746 Special Topic: Žižek Through Hitchcock Semester 2
MEDIA 781 Research Project Semester 1, repeated Semester 2
MEDIA 793/793AB Dissertation Semester 1, or Semester 2, or Semester 1 and 2 (full year)
MEDIA 796AB Thesis Semester 1 and 2 (full year)
MEDIA 797AB Research Portfolio Semester 1 and 2 (full year)
Screen Production
Course Title Available in 2023
SCREEN 700 Screenwriting Project Semester 1

   

Bachelor of Arts - BA

Communication
Course Title Not taught 2023
COMMS 200 Writing in the Workplace Not taught in 2023
COMMS 201 Journalism Studies Not taught in 2023
COMMS 202 Audiences and Users Not taught in 2023
COMMS 203 Television Journalism Not taught in 2023
COMMS 205 Writing: Concept and Craft Not taught in 2023
COMMS 206 Special Topic: 'Persuasion and Power' Not taught in 2023
COMMS 209 Special Topic Not taught in 2023
COMMS 304 Gender, Politics and the Media Not taught in 2023
COMMS 308 Special Topic Not taught in 2023
COMMS 318 Technology Futures Not taught in 2023
Māori
Course Title Not taught 2023
MĀORI  271 Māori and the Media / Te Ao Paho Not taught in 2023
Media, Film and Television
Course Title Not taught 2023
MEDIA 212 Video Games: Theory and Culture Not taught in 2023
MEDIA 214 Social Media Not offered in 2023; planned for 2024
MEDIA 314 Social Media Not offered in 2023; planned for 2024
MEDIA 328 Video Games: Theory and Culture Not taught in 2023
Sociology
Course Title Not taught 2023
SOCIOL 318 Sociology of the Media Not taught in 2023

   

Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - BA(Hons)

Communication
Course Title Not taught 2023
COMMS 702 Communication Excess and Avoidance Not taught in 2023
Media and Communication
Course Title Not taught 2023
MEDIA 704 Documentary: The Real Returns Not taught in 2023
MEDIA 711 Feminist Film Theory Not taught in 2023
MEDIA 716 Love in/Loving the Cinema Not offered in 2023; planned for 2024
MEDIA 729 Film Evil Not taught in 2023
MEDIA 743 Chinese Film Genres Not offered in 2023; planned for 2024
MEDIA 748 Special Topic: Documentary Making Not taught in 2023

   

Master of Arts - MA

Communication
Course Title Not taught 2023
COMMS 700 Digital Futures Not taught in 2023
COMMS 702 Communication Excess and Avoidance Not taught in 2023
COMMS 704 Special Topic: Communication and Culture Not taught in 2023
Media and Communication
Course Title Not taught 2023
MEDIA 711 Feminist Film Theory Not taught in 2023
MEDIA 716 Love in/Loving the Cinema Not offered in 2023; planned for 2024
MEDIA 729 Film Evil Not taught in 2023
MEDIA 743 Chinese Film Genres Not offered in 2023; planned for 2024