This information is for the 2014 academic year. See information for MDIA 312 in 2015.
MDIA-312 – Media, Polity and Economy
|Points:||20||Prerequisites:||as for MDIA 301|
|Faculty:||Humanities & Soc Sc||Corequisites:||None|
|School:||English, Film, Theatre, Media||Restrictions:||None|
The course examines the relations between media, politics and economics from a dual perspective: The influence of political and economic arrangements on media operations is considered alongside the role of media in the functioning of government and markets. In exploring these themes, the course highlights different perspectives within the political-economy paradigm, particularly liberal-pluralism, neo-Marxism, and the institutionalist approach. 100% internal assessment.
MDIA 312 Student Notes.
Available from vicbooks, Ground Floor Easterfield Building, Kelburn Parade.
1 hour per week tba.
Trimester 1 2014
* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.
|CRN||From/To||Days||Time||Building [Campus]||Room||Instructor||23021||3 Mar – 20 Apr 2014||Tue||1100 - 1250||77 Fairlie Tce [Kelburn]||306||Peter Thompson*||5 May – 8 Jun 2014||Tue||1100 - 1250||77 Fairlie Tce [Kelburn]||306|
Course Outline Information
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