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Facilitating training in communication and development in Papua New Guinea

Watson, Amanda H. A. (2006) Facilitating training in communication and development in Papua New Guinea. Contemporary PNG Studies: DWU Research Journal, 4, pp. 31-46.

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Abstract

This paper focuses on the experiences of the author in writing, implementing, and evaluating a course on communication and development. This new course is a central theoretical component in the revised curriculum of the Communication Arts department at Divine Word University, in Madang, Papua New Guinea. It is hoped that this paper may be of some value to others who intend to teach development theories to communication specialists in the developing world.

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ID Code: 14388
Item Type: Journal Article
Additional Information: An earlier version of this paper was presented at the 2005 Journalism Education Association Conference, 'Journalism and the Public', hosted by Griffith University.
Keywords: Communication education, higher education, journalism training
ISSN: 1814-0351
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LANGUAGES COMMUNICATION AND CULTURE (200000) > COMMUNICATION AND MEDIA STUDIES (200100) > Communication and Media Studies not elsewhere classified (200199)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN CREATIVE ARTS AND WRITING (190000) > JOURNALISM AND PROFESSIONAL WRITING (190300)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2006 Amanda H. A. Watson
Deposited On: 14 Aug 2008
Last Modified: 09 Feb 2012 03:00

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