COMRT 120 - Intro - Critical Media Studies

Description
An introduction to the field of critical media studies. We examine the role of traditional and new media in everyday life and politics, preparing students to be literate in the ways in which media participate in the shaping of identity and society. Students discuss media institutions, media policy and regulation, media history, media consumption, and media texts using critical media theory and the work of key thinkers in the field. Distribution Requirements: PD, SB.
Credits
4
Recent Professors
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Recent Semesters
Spring 2019, Fall 2018
Offered
TuTh
Avg. Class Size
21
Avg. Sections
3