MASC 101. Mass Communications. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 3 lecture hours. 3 credits. Open only to mass communications majors or media studies minors, or by permission of School of Mass Communications. A comprehensive overview of mass media which examines its history and evolution. Emphasis is given to the ways in which communications technologies have shaped and are shaped by society. Considers how digital and earlier technologies have led to increasing integration of world cultures and economies. Includes discussion of mass media law and ethics, including the origins and evolution of a free press and the legal framework of contemporary mass media practice.

Core curriculum

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...Historical Detection: ____ 3 MASC/INTL 151 Global...to Anthropology 3 ECON 101/INTL 102 Introduction...

Undergraduate information

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...s Studies 3 INTL 101 Human Societies and Globalization 3 MASC/INTL 151 Global Communications...

Interdisciplinary Studies, Bachelor of (B.I.S.) [University College]

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...Natural/physical sciences BIOL 101 Biological Concepts 3...250 Reading Film 3 MASC/INTL 151 Global...