MDIA-321 – Special Topic: Media Representations of Politics
|Points:||20||Prerequisites:||as for MDIA 301|
|Faculty:||Humanities & Soc Sc||Corequisites:||None|
|School:||English, Film, Theatre, Media||Restrictions:||None|
This course explores how the nature of different media and the manner in which they are utilised enable, represent and frame the presentation of political processes, theories and dynamics. Students will analyse the representation of politics in media from a social-scientific conceptual framework. This course will be delivered in a 3-hour lecture/workshop format. There are no tutorials for this course. 100% internal assessment.
Please note: This information is accurate for the 2014 academic year. Please refer to Course Catalogue for 2013 information.
Van Belle and Mash, A Novel Approach to Politics, 3rd edition (CQ Press).
Adams, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (Pan).
Caro and Buchannan, A Foreign Country: New Zealand Speculative Fiction (Random Static).
Available from vicbooks, Ground Floor Easterfield Building, Kelburn Parade.
Trimester 2 2014
* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.
|CRN||From/To||Days||Time||Building [Campus]||Room||Instructor||11203||14 Jul – 24 Aug 2014||Thu||1510 - 1800||77 Fairlie Tce [Kelburn]||306||Douglas Van Belle*||8 Sep – 19 Oct 2014||Thu||1510 - 1800||77 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.