MSS 101 - Media Industries and Trends
 
(3 cr.) This course introduces students to the structure, function and social impact of the communications media and the ways they inform, entertain and influence media consumers. Students develop an understanding of issues related to media ownership, regulation, ethics, diversity, globalization and social media use. Additionally, students learn to distinguish among academic, trade and journalistic sources for media-related research, and to work in teams to create and deliver a presentation about challenges facing media practitioners. Every Year, Fall and Spring
 
Sessions

Spring 2014   |   Fall 2014