Mass Communications in a Cultural Context

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START:
September 8, 2015
DURATION:
15 Weeks
ID:
ADV122G
CREDIT:
3

INSTRUCTORS:

Stephen McEachern
Professor

Address

Centre for the Arts - 201 Riverside Drive West, Windsor, ON, N9A 5K4K4   View map

In order for individuals to function responsibly and to reach their potential personally within the context of today’s vast array of communication vehicles, they need to understand traditional and newly emerging patterns of human communication that underlie the orderly exchange of information in a society’s various structural units. This course will focus on the ability of different communications media in the development of beliefs, attitudes, lifestyles and political affiliations in a media environment oligopolistic ownership.