COM 305

Impact of Developing Media on Society

Academic Year Semester Location Online
2017-2018 Fall Main campus No

Level: Undergraduate

Credits: 3

Lab Fee: None

Pre-requisites: None

This course examines the role that developing media – from the adoption of the printing press through today’s social media – played in influencing society’s constituents, including individuals, groups, institutions, political parties, government and small and multi-national businesses. Students also explore developing media’s impact on a broad range of social issues. Where appropriate, students study primary source materials drawn from contemporary research in the social sciences.