This information is for the 2015 academic year. See information for MDIA 306 in 2014.
MDIA-306 – Media, Gender and Sexuality
|Points:||20||Prerequisites:||As for MDIA 301|
|Faculty:||Humanities & Soc Sc||Corequisites:||None|
|School:||English, Film, Theatre, Media||Restrictions:||None|
This course examines the representations, contexts, and politics of gender, sexuality and the media. By interrogating the discourses of gender and sexuality as they are 'mediated' in a variety of forms (television, film, popular music, video games, advertising), we will examine the construction and constitution of femininity, masculinity, heterosexuality, and lesbian/gay/queer identities. 100% internal assessment.
Readings will be made available electronically via Blackboard.
1 hour per week tba.
Trimester 2 2015
* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.
|CRN||From/To||Days||Time||Building [Campus]||Room||Instructor||10437||13 Jul – 23 Aug 2015||Wed||1000 - 1150||Cotton [Kelburn]||LT122||Anita Brady*||7 Sep – 18 Oct 2015||Wed||1000 - 1150||Cotton [Kelburn]||LT122|
Course Outline Information
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