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

DMJN307
Media, Culture and Democracy
0.5 Credit

Hours per week:
  • Lecture/Discussion: 3

This course probes the historical, social and political relationship between media and democracy. Students will read key texts in political theory, political economy and communications studies, debate what "democracy" means, and deliberate what constitutes a free and democratic media environment. Among other themes, students discuss how Indigenous people and communities are represented in the Canadian Media.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
DMJN222 or DMJN253 OR DMJN101 (or MX101) or 2 100-level CT courses.
Exclusions
JN207, JN307, MX207.