Course Descriptions

01:920:205 Mass Communication In Modern Society

  • Thematic Cluster: Culture and Community
  • Credits: 3
  • Pre-reqs required: No
  • Course Frequency: Generally offered at least once per academic year
  • Course Notes / Requirements: The syllabus below is a sample syllabus. For up-to-date course information, please refer to the syllabus on your Canvas course site on the first day of class.
  • Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Description:

This course introduces a sociological perspective to understand the processes of mass communication and mass media. It provides a critical perspective on how information is produced and communicated in modern societies and how it shapes social relations, political power dynamics, and cultural norms.

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