COM 220: History of U.S. Mass Media

Class Program
Credits 4
Liberal Education Core
This course considers the development of U.S. mass media, with particular reference to significant influences of the 19th and 20th centuries. Students examine a variety of media (newspapers, magazines, advertising, telegraph, motion pictures, radio, television and the internet) within the broad social contexts within which they were developed and operated.
Semester Offered
Offered fall of odd-numbered years