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COM 338 - Media Criticism

Formerly "Censorship and the Mass Media"

Course Description: A survey of various past and contemporary aspects of control of media content including: sexually explicit material, blasphemy, portrayals of violence, school publications, tobacco and alcohol product and gambling casino advertisements, election night reports and voter surveys and early ballot counts, libel, etc. Constitutional, political, commercial implications are explored with special attention paid to landmark Supreme Court cases.

Course Rotation: NYC: Spring. PLV: Fall - Odd years.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture, Tutorial, Online Course

Communications Department

Course Attributes:
Inquiry and Exploration

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels: