COMM 453 - The Media in U.S. History
Section: 002
Term: WN 2008
Subject: Communication Studies (COMM)
Department: LSA Communication Studies
Waitlist Capacity:
With permission of department.
Advisory Prerequisites:
COMM 351 or 371 strongly recommended.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course places the development of American mass media in historical perspective. It surveys the evolution of the mass media from colonial times to the present, focusing on the development of contemporary forms: the newspaper, magazine, broadcasting, and motion picture. Changes in the structure of the media are examined in connection with historical and economic trends in American society. While there are no specific prerequisites, a general grounding in American history is recommended.

COMM 453 - The Media in U.S. History
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
6Comm St Major
TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Note: Section reserved for Communication Studies concentrators only. Meets with Comm 453.002
002 (LEC)
TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Note: Meets with Comm 453.001
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