MEDST 255 - Social Media

Overview

Course Title

Social Media

Department(s)

Description

Exploration of the impact of new media technologies upon communication andsociety, but will include greater emphasis upon Social Media, both the technologicaland cultural components, given how such recent digital and Internet innovations haverevolutionized society and politics. Students will be able to reflect upon and critically analyze how Social Media, particularly their own engagement with such new technological forms, have altered dramatically our understanding of what ‘media is’ and what it ‘does’.

Typically Offered

Fall, Spring

Academic Career

Undergraduate

Credits

Minimum Units

3

Maximum Units

3

Academic Progress Units

3

Repeat For Credit

No

Components

Name

Lecture

Hours

3

Requisites

008860

Course Schedule