This information is for the 2015 academic year. See information for MDIA 408 in 2016.
MDIA-408 – Media Policy
|Faculty:||Humanities & Soc Sc||Corequisites:||None|
|School:||English, Film, Theatre, Media||Restrictions:||None|
The course critically examines the political, economic and normative aspects of media policy, including legal/regulatory and funding arrangements. The focus will be primarily on contemporary New Zealand but will include consideration of the historical and global context of media policy and comparative cases where relevant. The course will emphasise broadcasting, but will include consideration of digitalisation, convergence, censorship and intellectual property in relation to various media forms. 100% internal assessment.
Readings will be made available electronically via Blackboard.
Trimester 2 2015
* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.
|CRN||From/To||Days||Time||Building [Campus]||Room||Instructor||10822||13 Jul – 23 Aug 2015||Tue||1310 - 1600||81 Fairlie Tce [Kelburn]||103||Peter Thompson*||13 Jul – 15 Nov 2015||tba||[Kelburn]||7 Sep – 18 Oct 2015||Tue||1310 - 1600||81 Fairlie Tce [Kelburn]||103|
Course Outline Information
For FHSS and NZSM course outlines (current and previous years), please refer to the Course Outlines page on the FHSS website.