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COM 297B - Topic: Media and Gender

Course Description: In this course we will examine how media content, production processes, and reception contribute to the construction of masculine and feminine identities. As we analyze rhetoric, images and symbols of gender through multiple media forms, we will explore the history of masculinity and femininity in media, how media influences our own perceptions and how media audiences interact with media content. In addition we will explore gendered relations of power in various media industries including television, film, music, and gaming.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture, Tutorial

Communications Department

Course Attributes:
Inquiry and Exploration

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels: