Gender, Race, and Media
Session
Six Week - First
Class Number
2646
Career
Undergraduate
Units
3 units
Grading
Description
This course critically examines how ideologies of gender, race, class, ethnicity and sexuality are produced and disseminated in a range of media genres and forms such as film, television, music, advertising, news, visual and performing arts, the Internet, radio, and print media. As consumers and producers of media, students will learn to
assess how media articulates, creates, and enforces identities and power. Students will practice tools of critical reading and thinking, such as textual analysis, visual discourse analysis, and the basics of media literacy. Recommended Preparation: GWST 100 and (200 or 210).
Class Attributes
Arts and Humanities (GEP)
Culture (GEP)
Arts and Humanities (GFR)
Notes
This hybrid course requires both classroom and online time; reliable internet access and computer literacy; and the ability to self-manage independent learning assignments according to deadlines. In place of reduced classroom hours, required online work is connected to classroom learning and may include independent mastery assignments, discussion boards, videos with quizzes, writing assignments, and other active learning experiences. Students are responsible for both classroom attendance and completing these out-of-classroom learning experiences by the specified deadlines and in accordance with instructor requirements. The in person portion of the class meets on Tuesdays at 1pm-4:10pm. Also listed as MLL 322 and GWST 322.
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Class Details
Instructor(s)
Kathryn Kein
Meets
Tu 1:00pm - 4:10pm
Dates
05/30/2017 - 07/07/2017
Room
Fine Arts 014
Instruction Mode
Hybrid
Campus
Main Campus
Location
Univ of MD, Baltimore County
Components
Lecture Required
Class Availability
Status
Closed
Seats Taken
25
Seats Open
0
Combined Section Capacity
25
Wait List Total
0
Wait List Capacity
5
Combined Section
Gender, Race, and Media
GWST 322 - 01 (2624)
Status: Closed
Seats Taken: 13
Wait List Total: 0
Gender, Race, and Media
AFST 347 - 01 (2646)
Status: Closed
Seats Taken: 6
Wait List Total: 0
Gender, Race, and Media
MLL 322 - 01 (2647)
Status: Closed
Seats Taken: 6
Wait List Total: 0