Introduction to Mass Communication: Introduces students to the history of mass communication.
Reviews basic mass communication theory with a goal of understanding how media
institutions and government regulation influence mass media and the public.
Upon completion of this course students will be able to:
-- Identify and discuss the development of print and broadcast media, their history and legal and ethical considerations in a democratic society.
-- Identify pioneers in mass communications.
-- Evaluate their own media consumption habits and critically analyze the impact of mass media on society and their own lives
- Teacher: Deron Snyder