School of English, Film, Theatre, and Media Studies

MDIA-301 – Media Theory and Cultural Production

Points:20Prerequisites:40 pts from MDIA 200-299
Faculty:Humanities & Soc ScCorequisites:None
School:English, Film, Theatre, MediaRestrictions:None

This course focuses on the relationship between critical social theory and the impact of the media on the production of culture. This course will be delivered in a 3-hour lecture/workshop format. There are no tutorials for this course. 100% internal assessment.

Tuition Fees

2014: domestic $818.00     international $3,650.00

Set Texts

Readings will be made available electronically via Blackboard.


1 hour per week tba.

Trimester 2 2014

* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.

CRNFrom/ToDaysTimeBuilding [Campus]RoomInstructor
9567 14 Jul – 24 Aug 2014Fri0900 - 115077 Fairlie Tce [Kelburn]306Minette Hillyer
8 Sep – 19 Oct 2014Fri0900 - 115077 Fairlie Tce [Kelburn]306

Course Outline Information

For FHSS and NZSM course outlines (current and previous years), please refer to the Course Outlines page on the FHSS website.