School of English, Film, Theatre, and Media Studies

This information is for the 2014 academic year. See information for MDIA 409 in 2015.

MDIA-409 – Special Topic: Media and the City

Points:30Prerequisites:None
Faculty:Humanities & Soc ScCorequisites:None
School:English, Film, Theatre, MediaRestrictions:None

Students will consider the role of media in the city. Emphasis will be placed on media such as film, television, advertising, and music. A selection of cities will be discussed, including Paris, Berlin and Wellington, highlighting issues relating to the role media play in producing and reproducing urban space. 100% internal assessment.

Tuition Fees

2014: domestic $1,705.50     international $5,987.40

Set Texts

Readings will be made electronically and on closed reserve.

Trimester 1 2014

* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.

CRNFrom/ToDaysTimeBuilding [Campus]RoomInstructor
10823 3 Mar – 20 Apr 2014Mon1000 - 115081 Fairlie Tce [Kelburn]103Geoff Stahl
3 Mar – 20 Apr 2014Thu1610 - 180081 Fairlie Tce [Kelburn]103
5 May – 8 Jun 2014Mon1000 - 115081 Fairlie Tce [Kelburn]103
5 May – 8 Jun 2014Thu1610 - 180081 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.