2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

MMED 20220 Media Literacy

This course will concentrate on media content and emphasize critical analysis and the ability to look at many sides of a topic that concerns the globally-aware citizen. Media Literacy will analyze information, values, technology, and the underlying messages conveyed via mass media. The course examines the accuracy of messages and explores how media shapes views of politics, culture, and society. (F, S)