Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2019/2020
Canadian Excellence

SOJE222/DMJN222/MX222
Digital and Social Media: Critical Approaches
0.5 Credit

Hours per week:
  • Lecture/Discussion: 3

This course provides students with the theoretical building blocks to think critically about the powerful ways that information communication technologies are taken up in social, cultural and individual practices. By surveying key themes in the emerging landscape of digital and social media, this course highlights the privacy, commodification, and surveillance implications of participation in the new media political economy. (Cross-listed as DMJN222 and MX222.)

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
BF190, and SOJE100 or DMJN202 or UX103.
Exclusions
CT222, DMJN222, JN222, MX222.