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MEDIA IN CONTEMPORARY SOCIETY
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Australia - University of Sydney - 'Australian Universities'
UC Course SubjectSociology
Communication
Number & Suffix: 116
Full UC Title: MEDIA IN CONTEMPORARY SOCIETY 
Transcript Title: MEDIA CONTEMP SOCTY 
UC QTR Units - Division: 6.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course examines key issues and debates within current sociological writings on media in contemporary society. The class discussions focus on media, including radio, film, television, video, print, news, current affairs programs, and advertising, all of which are considered in relation to media audiences. Students consider the research literature on the sociology of media in order to investigate methods of carrying out media research, particularly of media audience research. By the end of the course, students have an informed understanding of media, including their own engagement with media in contemporary society, and the ability to explore computer-based technology as an educational tool for studying media in contemporary society. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: MEDIA IN CONTEMPORARY SOCIETY 
Partner University Department: Sociology & Social Policy 
Partner University Course Number: SCLG2606