FMS 531. Contemporary Concepts in Media Studies. 3 Hours H.

This course emphasizes a theoretical understanding of media and media production skills. It is a critical cultural study of the media, focusing on the relationships between media representations and society. Students explore different conceptual perspectives on the role and power of visual media in society in influencing social values, political beliefs, identities and behaviors; analyze specific media texts, such as film and television shows; and examine the dynamics of how class, gender, generation, and race influence the production and reception of media. LEC.

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of General Studies in American Studies

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...to Caribbean Literature 3 FMS 380 American Popular...of Sex 3 HIST 531 History of American...

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of General Studies in English

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...and Culture: _____ ENGL 531 James Joyce ENGL...555 Nonfiction Writing II FMS 373 Intermediate Screenwriting...

Master of Arts in Latin American and Caribbean Studies

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...Studies in: _____ 3 FMS 702 Graduate Seminar...Literature: _____ 3 SOC 531 Global Social Change...