Dr Willemien Marais
Position
Lecturer
Department
Communication Science
Address
15 209
Communication Science
R1257
Telephone
051 4012872
Office
Communication Science_(Facilities Management_Old) 15
Information

Short CV

Higher education: (at the UFS, Bloemfontein)
B.A. Communication Science, 1997
B.A. Honours (Communication Science), 1998
M.A. Communication Science, 2002

Employment record:
March 1999-May 2003: Journalist and bulletin producer at OFM
June 2003-September 2006: Sub-editor, Book Editor, Supplement Editor at Volksblad
Since October 2006: Employed by the University of the Free State (Department of Communication Science) – first as a Junior Lecturer, since 2007 as a Lecturer

Supervisor for postgraduate students (number of students – completed studies):

National:
Honours theses (since 2007): 25
M.A. theses: 5

Postgraduate external examination:
Honours theses: 10
M.A. mini-theses: 5
M.A. theses: 3

Publications (Short List)

Full-length articles in accredited national journals: 4 as co-author

Area(s) of Interest

  • Community journalism
  • Existential journalism and activism
  • Multimedia journalism and social media
  • Print journalism
  • Radio journalism 

Courses Presented

Multimedia journalism

Research methodology

Media theory

Media practice

Communication law and ethics

Developmental communication


FACULTY CONTACT

T: +27 51 401 2240 or humanities@ufs.ac.za

Postgraduate:
Marizanne Cloete: +27 51 401 2592

Undergraduate:
Katlego Mabulana: +27 51 401 2495
Juanita Hlongwane: +27 51 401 3269

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