COMM 0312 - Media Criticism

Credits: 3

Examines mass media from a variety of critical perspectives in order to understand how criticism works as a method of inquiry. Students will learn the language of such critical approaches as semiotic analysis, genre theory, ideological analysis and cultural studies. They will be encouraged to develop an understanding of the larger application of critical methodology.

Prerequisites: COMM 0101  and COMM 0221 . Junior or Senior standing required.

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