ASIAN 480 - Topics in Asian Studies
Section: 001 New Media and Asian Societies
Term: WN 2014
Subject: Asian Studies (ASIAN)
Department: LSA Asian Languages & Cultures
Credits:
3
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Repeatability:
May be elected four times for credit. May be elected more than once in the same term.
Primary Instructor:

New media encompass a wide range of communication technologies such as the Internet, blogs, online videogames, mobile telephony, and social networking sites. The early phase of new media research was dominated by studies and theorization from North America and Europe. Over the past decade, many countries in Asia have also observed the rapid diffusion of new technologies and their rising impacts in virtually every aspect of everyday life as in politics, governance, economics, education, entertainment, and recreation. Against this backdrop, this course aims to understand the social, political, and cultural implications of new media in Asia.

Course Requirements:

No data submitted

Intended Audience:

Juniors and Seniors

Class Format:

1.5 hours twice per week

ASIAN 480 - Topics in Asian Studies
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
P
17997
Open
Wolv. Access
 
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MW 2:30PM - 4:00PM
005 (SEM)
P
30708
Open
10
 
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TuTh 11:00AM - 12:30PM
Note: Class will begin on Tuesday, January 14, 2014.
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