Book Chapter

Journalism and Law 2.0

Thomas Cochrane, Helen Sissons, Danielle L Mulrennan, Vernon Rive

Mobile and Blended Learning Innovations for Improved Learning Outcomes | IGI Global | Published : 2016


This chapter extends the authors' 2013 IJMBL article that covered the establishment of a lecturer Community Of Practice (COP) leading to two journalism 2.0 project iterations in 2011 and 2012. Since 2012 the project has had an increasingly wide impact across the journalism degree curriculum, including the establishment of a specific third year mobile journalism course in 2013, and the integration of mobile social media into over six journalism courses within the degree. In 2014 the journalism COP was also broadened to include two law lecturers from the business faculty of the university to support the integration of new pedagogies within the law degree curriculum. This led to the exploration..

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