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COMM 2285 Cultural Diversity in Media (Fall: 3 )


Course Description

In an age where the world's political borders are changing rapidly, cultural artifacts found in mass communication become increasingly important. This course examines the relationship of culture and the mass media in creating a new concept of America, based on race, ethnicity and gender. From this exploration, students will be able to critique the impact of television, radio, film, cartoons, newspapers, magazines, books and the music industry on cultural perception.


Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Marilyn Matelski

Prerequisites: None

Cross listed with:

Comments: Satisfies one of three elective courses required within the Communication major


Last Updated: 10-Aug-15