COMM 102 - Media Processes and Effects
Fall 2022, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is   Hybrid (see other Sections below)
Subject: Communication and Media (COMM)
Department: LSA Communication and Media
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Details

Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
SS
Enforced Prerequisites:
Freshman, sophomore or junior standing.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Description

Despite dramatic changes in the media landscape, we still take the media for granted. Having access to information, communication, and content through media is an increasingly important part of the social landscape. Starting with its historical roots, this class traces the uses and consequences of mediated messages and communication technology. The class emphasizes research that has developed within the social science tradition. In that sense, it complements COMM101, which emphasizes developments from critical and cultural studies. Throughout the term, students will have opportunities to both learn and directly experience social science research on the uses and consequences of today’s and yesterday’s media.

Required Texts: 

Knobloch-Westerwick, Silvia., Westerwick, Axel,. Mediated Communication & You: An Introduction to Internet & Media Effects. Oxford University Press, 2020.

ISBN-13: 978-0190925659

ISBN-10: 0190925655

Schedule

COMM 102 - Media Processes and Effects
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
  Hybrid
10965
Open
2
 
9
W 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Note: Associated Discussion sections: 4, 5, 6, 7.
002 (LEC)
  Hybrid
10966
Closed
0
 
1
W 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Note: Associated Discussion sections: 8,9,10,11.
003 (LEC)
  Hybrid
10967
Closed
0
 
2
W 3:00PM - 4:00PM
Note: Associated Discussion sections: 12, 13, 14, 15.
004 (DIS)
 In Person
10968
Closed
0
 
5
F 11:00AM - 12:00PM
005 (DIS)
 In Person
10969
Closed
0
1LSA Hnrs
1
F 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Note: 5 seats reserved for LSA Honors.
006 (DIS)
 In Person
10970
Closed
0
 
2
F 1:00PM - 2:00PM
007 (DIS)
 In Person
10971
Closed
0
 
1
F 2:00PM - 3:00PM
008 (DIS)
 In Person
10972
Closed
0
 
-
F 9:00AM - 10:00AM
009 (DIS)
 In Person
10973
Closed
0
 
1
F 10:00AM - 11:00AM
010 (DIS)
 In Person
10974
Closed
0
1Fr
-
Th 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Note: 10 seats reserved for freshmen.
011 (DIS)
 In Person
17925
Closed
0
 
-
F 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Note: 10 seats reserved for freshmen.
012 (DIS)
 In Person
17926
Closed
0
 
-
Th 8:00AM - 9:00AM
Note: 10 seats reserved for freshmen.
013 (DIS)
 In Person
17927
Closed
0
 
-
Th 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Note: 10 seats reserved for freshmen.
014 (DIS)
 In Person
32835
Closed
0
 
1
F 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Note: 10 seats reserved for freshmen.
015 (DIS)
 In Person
32836
Closed
0
1Fr
1
Th 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Note: 10 seats reserved for freshmen.

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