Jun 21, 2018  
2016-2017 Chesapeake College Catalog 
    
2016-2017 Chesapeake College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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COM 180 - Introduction to Mass Media

3 credits
An introduction to theory, history, structure, and functions of mass media (print, film, recording, radio, television, and multimedia). This course is designed to introduce the students to the historical, cultural, and social implications of modern media. Through case studies, reflection/viewing exercises, and other projects, students are encouraged to engage in critical analysis of the societal, cultural, and technological implications of the mass media industry. [AS NEEDED] Three hours lecture per week.
Prereq/Corequisite:
Take  ENG 094+  and MAT 023  as pre or corequisites, or appropriate placement scores.
Note: All developmental courses must be completed with a grade of “C” or better in order to progress to the next developmental level or into college-level courses.



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