This information is for the 2015 academic year. See information for MDIA 202 in 2016.
MDIA-202 – Television Studies
|Points:||20||Prerequisites:||As for MDIA 201|
|Faculty:||Humanities & Soc Sc||Corequisites:||None|
|School:||English, Film, Theatre, Media||Restrictions:||None|
MDIA 202 offers a critical introduction to the study of television, using American, British and New Zealand contexts. The course divides into two interconnected parts. The first examines the evolution and cultural influence of television, whereas the second explores the functions and conventions of primetime TV forms, including 'high-end' drama, sitcom, soap opera, 'reality' TV, and makeover programming. 55% internal assessment, 45% examination.
MDIA 202 Student Notes.
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||9565||2 Mar – 5 Apr 2015||Tue||1310 - 1500||Maclaurin [Kelburn]||LT102||Trisha Dunleavy*||20 Apr – 7 Jun 2015||Tue||1310 - 1500||Maclaurin [Kelburn]||LT102|
Course Outline Information
For FHSS and NZSM course outlines (current and previous years), please refer to the Course Outlines page on the FHSS website.