COMM 318 - Media and Violence
Section: 001
Term: FA 2017
Subject: Communication Studies (COMM)
Department: LSA Communication Studies
Credits:
4
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to students who have completed COMM/PSYCH 481, Media & Violence (Crse ID #019987).
Advisory Prerequisites:
COMM 281 strongly recommended.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course examines the psychological causes of aggressive violent behavior and the theoretical and empirical connections between violence in society and portrayals of violence in the mass media. It surveys the research on the physiological, psychological, and environmental factors implicated in the development of habitual aggressive and violent behavior and examines the theories that explain how exposure to violence in the mass media adds to the effects of these other factors causing aggressive and violent behavior.

COMM 318 - Media and Violence
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
20770
Open
27
 
-
TuTh 8:30AM - 10:00AM
Note: Cross-listed with Psych 318.001.
002 (DIS)
P
20771
Open
2
 
-
W 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Note: Cross-listed with Psych 318.002.
003 (DIS)
P
25580
Open
9
 
-
W 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Note: Cross-listed with Psych 318.003
004 (DIS)
P
25581
Open
16
 
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W 3:00PM - 4:00PM
Note: Cross-listed with Psych 318.004
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