COMM 776 - Media Theory Seminar in the Social Science Traditions
Winter 2022, Section 001 - Media Theory of Social Science
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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May not be repeated for credit.
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Start/End Date:
Full Term 1/5/22 - 4/19/22 (see other Sections below)
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This course is designed to provide students a broad overview of various social scientific approaches to understanding the evolving role of media in modern society. The seminar’s two main goals are first to introduce students to some of the major theoretical approaches to media uses and effects, and second, to offer new researchers a forum to develop and exercise basic skills in reading, understanding, and writing theoretical and empirical social scientific work. This course is intended to provide a solid foundation for subsequent coursework in the social sciences.


COMM 776 - Media Theory Seminar in the Social Science Traditions
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001 (SEM)
 In Person
M 10:00AM - 1:00PM
1/5/22 - 4/19/22
Note: Reserved for students with Graduate Standing only.

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