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
COM 120-01 MTH 1-2:15PM 08/26/24 - 12/13/24 Casey 14