COMM 459 - Seminar in Media Systems
Section: 001 Foreign News Coverage
Term: FA 2007
Subject: Communication Studies (COMM)
Department: LSA Communication Studies
Credits:
3
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Advisory Prerequisites:
COMM 351 or 371 strongly recommended.
Repeatability:
May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credit(s). May be elected more than once in the same term.
Primary Instructor:

This course investigates coverage of foreign news as a reflection of the structure and function of media systems. What factors influence media decisions on covering events overseas? What criteria do the media use for deciding which events to report and at what length, and how valid are these criteria? What value systems do they reflect? How successfully do the media make foreign news relevant to American readers, listeners, and viewers? What special problems do foreign correspondents face?

COMM 459 - Seminar in Media Systems
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001 (SEM)
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11873
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1Comm St Major
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TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
Note: Section reserved for Communication Studies concentrators, meets with Comm 459.002
002 (SEM)
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20080
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TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
Note: Meets with Comm 459.001
003 (SEM)
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23964
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2Comm St Major
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TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
Note: Section reserved for Communication Studies concentrators, meets with Comm 459.004
004 (SEM)
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23965
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TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
Note: Meets with Comm 459.003
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