This information is for the 2015 academic year. See information for MDIA 103 in 2014.
MDIA-103 – Popular Media Culture
|Faculty:||Humanities & Soc Sc||Corequisites:||None|
|School:||English, Film, Theatre, Media||Restrictions:||None|
This course is an introduction to the study of popular media culture, with reference to the relationship between cultural theory and selected popular media forms. The course centres on critically examining the production and consumption of popular media culture. Particular attention is paid to issues relating to the social function and value of popular media culture. 100% internal assessment.
Readings will be made available electronically via Blackboard.
Schirato, Buettner, Jutel, Stahl Understanding Media Studies (Oxford University Press).
Available from vicbooks, Ground Floor Easterfield Building, Kelburn Parade.
1 hour per week tba.
Trimester 1 2015
* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.
|CRN||From/To||Days||Time||Building [Campus]||Room||Instructor||10432||2 Mar – 5 Apr 2015||Wed||1510 - 1600||Maclaurin [Kelburn]||LT103||Geoff Stahl*||2 Mar – 5 Apr 2015||Thu||1000 - 1050||Maclaurin [Kelburn]||LT103||20 Apr – 7 Jun 2015||Wed||1510 - 1600||Maclaurin [Kelburn]||LT103||20 Apr – 7 Jun 2015||Thu||1000 - 1050||Maclaurin [Kelburn]||LT103|
Course Outline Information
For FHSS and NZSM course outlines (current and previous years), please refer to the Course Outlines page on the FHSS website.