MDIA-209 – Critical Approaches to Advertising and Consumer Culture
|Points:||20||Prerequisites:||18 100-level MDIA pts, 18 further 100-level ENGL, MDIA, FILM or THEA pts|
|Faculty:||Humanities & Soc Sc||Corequisites:||None|
|School:||English, Film, Theatre, Media||Restrictions:||MDIA 220 in 2008-11|
This course is not designed to train students in advertising, but rather to develop the analytical techniques required to make sense of the ways in which advertising and consumer culture affect every one of us. To this end, the course will cover the history of advertising and consumer culture, but will also focus mainly on the various ways in which they have recently been analysed, theorised and critiqued. 100% internal assessment.
Please note: This information is accurate for the 2014 academic year. Please refer to Course Catalogue for 2013 information.
MDIA 209 Student Notes.
Available from vicbooks, Ground Floor Easterfield Building, Kelburn Parade.
A number of books relating to the course have been placed at closed reserve, on three-day loan. Please check the Library listing for this course for more details.
1 hour per week tba.
This course is not currently being offered.
Course Outline Information
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