COMM 432 - Foreign News Coverage
Section: 001
Term: WN 2009
Subject: Communication Studies (COMM)
Department: LSA Communication Studies
Credits:
3
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Consent:
With permission of department.
Advisory Prerequisites:
COMM 351 or 371 strongly recommended.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
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 432 - Foreign News Coverage
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001 (SEM)
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25794
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TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
Note: Section reserved for Communication Studies concentrators. Meets with Comm 432.002. Students may not receive credit for this course if topic was previously taken under Comm 459.
002 (SEM)
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25795
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TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
Note: Meets with Comm 432.001. Students may not receive credit for this course if topic was previously taken under Comm 459.
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