Media Criticism

COM JO 500

How well have the media covered recent U.S. wars? Do the media have political biases? What effect has Fox News had on the mainstream media? In the face of growing competition from the Internet, what is the future of traditional journalism? What impact are changes in the business model having on editorial integrity? Does political satire such as the "Daily Show" elevate or debase the political process? This timely course takes a critical look at the strengths, weaknesses and limitations of the news media, including current controversies. 4 cr. either sem.

FALL 2015 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Staff COM B31 M 6:00 pm-9:00 pm

SPRG 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Benton COM 317 M 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Stamped Approval

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