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

SOJE226/DMJN226/MX226
The Media in a Global World
0.5 Credit

Hours per week:
  • Lecture/Discussion: 3

An introduction to the social, philosophical and historical contexts in which we can understand the role that the contemporary media play in our lives. Specific topics may include the nature of writing for the media; media bias; the history and structure of mass media; changes in media technology; the media's coverage of scientific, cultural and economic issues; and issues of communication and cultural policy in Canada and a global world. {CU} (Cross-listed as DMJN226 and MX226.)

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
Registration status: senior student.
Exclusions
CT226, DMJN226, JN226, MX226.