COMM 101 - The Mass Media
Section: 001
Term: FA 2017
Subject: Communication Studies (COMM)
Department: LSA Communication Studies
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
SS
Enforced Prerequisites:
First- and second-year students.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course provides an introduction to the history and impact of mass media on American culture through advertising, news, radio, television programming, the Internet, and popular music. It reviews ideological, technological, and regulatory developments that produced our existing media system; and analytical tools and techniques that enhance media literacy. Topics include: media's role in shaping attitudes towards race, gender, sexuality and class; relationship between media and society; and language and skills for critically evaluating media's assumptions and techniques.

COMM 101 - The Mass Media
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
11086
Open
33
 
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TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
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002 (DIS)
P
11087
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1
 
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F 9:00AM - 10:00AM
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003 (DIS)
P
11088
Closed
0
 
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F 10:00AM - 11:00AM
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004 (DIS)
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11089
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0
 
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F 11:00AM - 12:00PM
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005 (DIS)
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11090
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0
 
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F 12:00PM - 1:00PM
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006 (DIS)
P
11091
Open
2
1LSA Hnrs
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F 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Note: 5 seats reserved for LSA Honors.
007 (DIS)
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11092
Closed
0
 
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F 2:00PM - 3:00PM
008 (DIS)
P
11093
Open
2
 
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F 3:00PM - 4:00PM
009 (DIS)
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11094
Open
9
 
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F 4:00PM - 5:00PM
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010 (DIS)
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11095
Open
6
3Fr
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F 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Note: 15 seats reserved for freshmen.
011 (DIS)
P
19105
Open
1
 
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F 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Note: 15 seats reserved for freshmen.
012 (DIS)
P
19108
Open
1
3Fr
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F 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Note: 15 seats reserved for freshmen.
013 (DIS)
P
19109
Closed
0
 
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F 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Note: 15 seats reserved for freshmen.
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ISBN: 9781319096090
Loose-leaf Version for Media Essentials 3E & LaunchPad for Media Essentials (Six Month Access) 3E, Author: Richard Campbell; Christopher R. Martin; Bettina Fabos, Publisher: Bedford St Martins 3RD 2016
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