COMM 439 - Seminar in Journalistic Performance
Winter 2022, Section 001 - Solutions and Peace Journalism techniques, a healing approach for pandemic times
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Communication and Media (COMM)
Department: LSA Communication and Media
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Details

Credits:
3
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Advisory Prerequisites:
COMM 261 strongly recommended.
Repeatability:
May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credit(s). May be elected more than once in the same term.
Primary Instructor:

Description

Nothing shapes political campaign more than words and images. In this course, we will examine the various ways candidates and their teams use words and images to shape the message of their campaigns and how that carefully crafted message often goes awry. We’ll look at real-time examples from the ongoing 2020 presidential race and also draw from past campaigns using clips from candidate speeches, debates, news clips, campaign ads, political memorabilia, and social media. Throughout the semester, we will take a critical look at the role the news media play in distributing, interpreting, and analyzing these messages over the long course of a national campaign.

Schedule

COMM 439 - Seminar in Journalistic Performance
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
 In Person
15940
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0
 
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TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
Note: No credits awarded to students who completed COMM 439 - Seminar in Journalistic Performance Fall 2021, Section 001 - Post Trump era: A peace and solutions journalism approach to heal.
002 (REC)
 In Person
36497
Closed
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TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM

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