This subject is designed to provide you with theories and approaches to critically assess the relationship between mass and popular media and society. You will study and research how media is used to represent our world, shape experiences of it, and exercise power in society. The subject gives special attention to the ways in which news is selected, produced, and disseminated. Many examples are considered to give you an opportunity to develop your personal and professional understanding of mass and popular media.
|Faculty||Faculty of Society & Design|
1. Demonstrate an understanding of the role that media plays in society.
2. Apply theory to critically assess mass and popular media representations of society.
3. Construct clear, evidence-based arguments.
4. Research a current media issue.
|Withdraw – Financial?||10/10/2020|
|Withdraw – Academic?||31/10/2020|
|Withdraw – Financial?||13/02/2021|
|Withdraw – Academic?||06/03/2021|