Thunder Bay • Orillia

Media Studies (MDST) Courses Listing - Introduction to Media Studies I

Media Studies 1010 Introduction to Media Studies I
An introduction to the critical analysis of print and text based media. Topics include: ownership and control of media production, techniques to attract audiences, media reception by diverse audiences, intellectual property rights, and the construction of social issues in global and Canadian media. Students will survey media and communications research methods and theories, analyzing the power of language in media.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Offering: 3-0; 0-0
Course Classifications:
  • Type A: Humanities
  • Type B: Social Sciences