Media and Society

COM 120
Description: This course is an introduction to the electronic, film and print media and their functions. It includes an examination of the background, organization, current influence and future trends of books, newspapers, radio, film, audio recordings, television and the internet. Contemporary problems of the media are covered such as the legal, social, economic and psychological implications of their relationships with society. Application of advertising and public relations and their use of the eight mass media outlets are addressed.

Prerequisite: None
Credits: 3

Currently Offered

Course # Days Time Dates Instructor Seats
Spring
COM 120-01 TTH 2-3:15PM 01/14/19 - 05/03/19 Casey 8
COM 120-02 TTH 3:30-4:45PM 01/14/19 - 05/03/19 Casey 16
Fall
COM 120-01 MW 12:30-1:45PM, 9:30-10:45AM 08/26/19 - 12/13/19 Casey 7
COM 120-02 MW 2-3:15PM, 11-12:15PM 08/26/19 - 12/13/19 Casey 8
COM 120-03 TTH 12:30-1:45PM 08/26/19 - 12/13/19 Berman 8
COM 120-04 TTH 2-3:15PM 08/26/19 - 12/13/19 Berman 7