Course Descriptions

Communication Studies

COMM 380 International Media (3)

Eric Pierson
epierson@SanDiego.edu

CRN 72 Limit 25
3-week Pre Session (6/4 - 6/22)
M-Th
9:00 am – 12:15 pm
KIPJ-217A

This course examines media systems, uses, and social impact around the world, with an emphasis on trans-national comparisons of media development. Topics to be addressed include globalization of the media environment, media and national identity, communication for social change, and the influence of U.S. media on cultures around the world. It is recommended that students complete COMM 130 before enrolling in this course. Note: Course will be canceled if there are fewer than six (6) paid students enrolled as of Monday, May 13.