COMM 490 - Capstone Seminars in Media Topics
Winter 2022, Section 005 - Media and Emotion
Instruction Mode: Section 005 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Communication and Media (COMM)
Department: LSA Communication and Media
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Details

Credits:
3
Credit Exclusions:
No more than three credits can be elected from COMM 450-490.
Waitlist Capacity:
10
Enforced Prerequisites:
Declared Communication Studies Seniors ONLY.
Advisory Prerequisites:
COMM 251, COMM 261, COMM 271 or COMM 281 strongly recommended.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Description

This capstone course provides an in-depth look into the role of emotions in relation to media use and effects. Among other things, it considers emotion as a predictor of media selection, an outcome of media exposure, and a mediator of other psychological and behavioral outcomes resulting from media exposure. It examines emotions in various communicative contexts, including interpersonal, intergroup and cross-cultural communication, health, science and environmental communication, advertising, marketing, and new and emerging media (e.g., augmented and virtual reality). It includes discussions on different methodological approaches to the study of emotion and media, such as sentiment analysis, facial expression, neural basis, subjective feeling, and physiological arousal.

Intended Audience:

The capstone seminar is intended for Comm and Media majors in their final year of study.

Schedule

COMM 490 - Capstone Seminars in Media Topics
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001 (SEM)
 In Person
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MW 4:00PM - 5:30PM
Note: Capstone reserved for declared Communication and Media seniors only.
002 (SEM)
 In Person
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TuTh 4:00PM - 5:30PM
Note: Capstone reserved for declared Communication and Media seniors only.
003 (SEM)
 In Person
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TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
Note: Capstone reserved for declared Communication and Media seniors only.
005 (SEM)
 In Person
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MW 4:00PM - 5:30PM
Note: Capstone reserved for declared Communication and Media seniors only. No credits granted to students that completed COMM 408.001 "Media and Emotion" FA'19.

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