COMM 4429 Globalization and the Media (Fall: 3 )
This class examines the cultural impact of globalization on the traditional centers and peripheries of media production. The course will cover topics such as the shifting definitions of cultural imperialism; the role of the United Nations in regulating cultural products; the latest transnational media mergers; the strategies of global television programmers such as CNN, MTV, or Discovery; the increasing commercialization of media systems around the world; and the role of media in relation to war and terrorism. This writing-intensive seminar is open to juniors and seniors.
Instructor(s): Matt Sienkiewicz
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Comments: Satisfies one of two writing intensive courses required within the Communication major. Restricted to Juniors and Seniors.
Last Updated: 06-Feb-18