Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2017/2018
Canadian Excellence

CS350
Political Economy of Communication and Culture
0.5 Credit

Examines the interplay of wealth, power, communication, and culture. Topics may include the commodification of culture, the globalization of media and cultural markets, the role of culture in economic development, the creative city, museums, cultural policy, media imperialism, intellectual property, media ownership, mobile communication, social media, and precarious employment in the media and cultural industries.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
CS203, CS235.
Exclusions
CS340N.
Notes
3 lecture hours/week