MEDST 366 - Class And Media: Intersectional Economies

Overview

Course Title

Class And Media: Intersectional Economies

Department(s)

Description

Exploration of the representation of class in media, with emphasis upon an intersectional approach. Examination of how class narratives impact both production and consumption of media, as well as how activists can challenge power and give voice to the experience and perspectives of everyday working people through media. Students will consider how narratives about class intersect with elements of identity, such as race, ethnicity, gender and sexuality and how they influence media production and representation.

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

035730

Course Schedule