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COMM 4451 Gender Roles and Communication (Fall/Spring: 3 )


Course Description

This course is both a writing-intensive seminar and a Women's and Gender Studies minor course. Focus is on the social construction of gender through communication. The early section of the course compares historical and theoretical approaches to representations of gender in communication texts. Then, building on these comparisons, students read about, examine, and analyze texts, focusing particularly on television programming and advertising.


Instructor(s): Lisa Cuklanz

Prerequisites: None

Cross listed with:

Comments: Satisfies one of two writing intensive course requirements within the Communication major


Last Updated: 26-Jan-15