Catalogue 2016 - 2017

COMM 326 Race, Gender, and Ethnicity in the Media

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

COMM 100, and COMM 205.

Course Description

This course examines the media as cultural artifacts that provide the images and representations that help shape our identities, beliefs, and values. Special attention is paid to questions of race, gender, and ethnicity. Students investigate such forms of communication as advertising, popular music, popular fiction, television, film, and the Internet.

Distribution

MR

Fee