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Study guide

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Academic year 2019-20
Is found in:
  • Bachelor of Journalism Studies
This is a single course unit.
Study load: 4 credits
Weight: 4,00
Total study time: 120,00 hours
Possible deadlines for learning account: 30.11.2019 (Course takes place from beginning until end of academic year)
Nature: General mandatory course
It is not possible to enrol in this course unit under
  • exam contract (to obtain a credit).
  • exam contract (to obtain a degree).
Teaching staff: Moens Stefan, Verschuere Aldo
Language course: No
Languages: Dutch, English
Scheduled for: First Semester
This course unit is marked out of 20 (rounded to an integer).
Re-sit exam: is possible.
Tolerability: This course unit is tolerable according to the compensated fail criteria as determined by the degree programme you are enrolled in.
Preservability: The result of this course unit is preservable according to the terms of the program you are enrolled for.

Type of Teaching

Education with personal contact
Workshop, Studio1,00 hours
Independent study119,00 hours


Evaluation(s) for first exam chance
Permanent evalutaion (exam period excluded)Oral evaluation100,003 mondelinge overhoringen doorheen het eerste semester.
Evaluation(s) for re-sit exam
Exam period August/SeptemberOral evaluation100,00

Acquired competences

JT_LO01LO1: Environmental awareness 1: Society Registers the actual objectives from a wide social, economic and cultural background and succeeds in specifying them through the knowledge of historical processes, current developments and administrative institutions and organisations.SpecializedDLR
JT_- GI.1.1K,I,V,ABI 1.1: Integrates a broad background knowledge, national reference frameworks ('journalistic luggage') and historical perspective in the journalistic activities.
JT_- GI.1.2K,I,V,ABI 1.2: Integrates a broad background knowledge, international/European reference frameworks ('journalistic luggage') and historical perspective in the journalistic activities.
JT_- GI.1.3K,I,V,ABI 1.3: Continuously keeps expanding and updating the background knowledge.
JT_LO05LO5: Journalistic skills 1: News and information gathering Performs his/her work with regard to gathering news and information as an essential part of the journalistic process efficiently, effectively, selectively, critically and with the required professional distance and uses traditional and modern (digital) sources from desk and field research.SpecializedDLR
JT_- GI.5.1K,I,V,ABI 5.1: Gathers information in an efficient, effective, selective, critical and ethical way.
JT_LO07LO7: Journalistic analysis and synthesis Implements analyses and syntheses when planning and driving (or adjusting) journalistic work based on a high-quality end product.SpecializedDLR
JT_- GI.7.1K,I,V,ABI 7.1: Implements analysis in the scheduling and adjustment of the journalistic process (problem analysis).
JT_- GI.7.2K,I,V,ABI 7.2: Implements synthesis in the scheduling and adjustment of the journalistic process (judgement formation).
JT_- GI.7.3K,I,V,ABI 7.3: Integrates analysis and synthesis in the journalistic process.

Course Sequence

There are no prerequisites for this course.