POLSCI 484 - Mass Media and Political Behavior
Section: 001
Term: FA 2010
Subject: Political Science (POLSCI)
Department: LSA Political Science
Credits:
4
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Advisory Prerequisites:
COMM 361 or 381 strongly recommended.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course focuses on the role and importance of mass media in the political process. The interaction between the press, politicians, and the public during political campaigns receives detailed attention. Topics include: how news is made; campaign strategies; political advertising effects; relations between Congress, the President, and the media; and the role of mass media in political campaigns. These topics are examined through a systematic review of research in both mass communication and political science.

POLSCI 484 - Mass Media and Political Behavior
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
41613
Closed
0
 
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MW 8:30AM - 10:00AM
Note: Cross-listed with Comm 484.001.
002 (DIS)
P
41615
Closed
0
 
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Tu 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Note: Cross-listed with Comm 484.002.
003 (DIS)
P
41617
Closed
0
10UGRD & GRD
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Tu 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Note: Section reserved for Communication Studies concentrators. Cross-listed with Comm 484.003.
004 (DIS)
P
41619
Closed
0
8UGRD & GRD
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Tu 5:00PM - 6:00PM
Note: Section reserved for Political Science concentrators. Cross-listed with Comm 484.004.
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