COMM 348 - Media and the Body
Section: 001
Term: FA 2017
Subject: Communication Studies (COMM)
Department: LSA Communication Studies
Credits:
4
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course explores the way the human body is portrayed within, and influenced by, commercial and social media. Built on a foundation of original social scientific studies and book chapters, the course covers a wide range of issues divided into five segments: the ideal body, the sexual body, the body of color, the athletic body, and the audience body. Gender is not the focus of the course but appears as a theme throughout the segments.

Intended Audience:

Communication Studies Juniors and Seniors

Class Format:

Seminar twice per week for 1.5 hours each.

COMM 348 - Media and the Body
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
31022
Open
1
 
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TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
002 (DIS)
P
31023
Closed
0
 
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W 9:00AM - 10:00AM
003 (DIS)
P
31024
Open
1
 
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W 10:00AM - 11:00AM
004 (DIS)
P
31025
Closed
0
 
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W 12:00PM - 1:00PM
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