School of English, Film, Theatre, and Media Studies

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

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

2015: domestic $1,773.60     international $6,226.80

Set Texts

Readings will be made electronically and on closed reserve.

Trimester 1 2015

* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.

CRNFrom/ToDaysTimeBuilding [Campus]RoomInstructor
10823 2 Mar – 5 Apr 2015Mon0900 - 115083 Fairlie Tce [Kelburn]201Geoff Stahl
2 Mar – 1 Jul 2015tba [Kelburn] 
20 Apr – 7 Jun 2015Mon0900 - 115083 Fairlie Tce [Kelburn]201

Course Outline Information

For FHSS and NZSM course outlines (current and previous years), please refer to the Course Outlines page on the FHSS website.