COMM 101 - The Mass Media
Section: 001
Term: FA 2018
Subject: Communication Studies (COMM)
Department: LSA Communication Studies
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
SS
Consent:
With permission of department.
Enforced Prerequisites:
Freshman, sophomore or junior standing.
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)
 
11056
Open
2
 
1
TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
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002 (DIS)
P
11057
Closed
0
 
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Th 7:00PM - 8:00PM
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003 (DIS)
P
11058
Closed
0
 
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F 10:00AM - 11:00AM
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004 (DIS)
P
11059
Closed
0
 
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F 11:00AM - 12:00PM
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005 (DIS)
P
11060
Closed
0
 
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F 12:00PM - 1:00PM
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006 (DIS)
P
11061
Open
1
1LSA Hnrs
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F 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Note: 5 seats reserved for LSA Honors.
007 (DIS)
P
11062
Open
1
1Fr
-
F 2:00PM - 3:00PM
008 (DIS)
P
11063
Closed
0
 
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Th 6:00PM - 7:00PM
009 (DIS)
P
11064
Closed
0
 
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Th 7:00PM - 8:00PM
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010 (DIS)
P
11065
Closed
0
 
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Th 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Note: 15 seats reserved for freshmen.
011 (DIS)
P
18785
Closed
0
 
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F 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Note: 15 seats reserved for freshmen.
012 (DIS)
P
18788
Closed
0
3Fr
-
F 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Note: 15 seats reserved for freshmen.
013 (DIS)
P
18789
Closed
0
1Fr
1
F 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Note: 15 seats reserved for freshmen.
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