Sep 23, 2019  
2016-2017 Catalog 
    
2016-2017 Catalog [PAST CATALOG]

AMS 211 - Gender and Mass Media in the United States

3 credit hours - Three hours weekly; one term.
This course meets the Diversity Requirement.

Learn principles of contemporary mass media scholarship. Examine how media creates and perpetuates constructions of masculinity and femininity and how these constructions relate to race, ethnicity, class, sexuality and other variables of difference. Explore the political economy of media production, the relationship between media and ideology and audience reception.

Crosslisted: Also offered as GSS 211 ; credit is not given for both AMS 211 and GSS 211 .

Course Outcomes
Core Competencies
Core 1 Communication Core 2 Technology Fluency Core 3 Information Literacy Core 5 Self Management Core 6 Scientific Reasoning Core 7 Quantitative Reasoning Core 8 Social and Civic Responsibility Core 9 Global Perspective Core 10 Innovative and Critical Thinking