Gender, Race, and Media
Session
Six Week - Second
Class Number
1134
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
Offered also as MLL 322 and AFST 347. This is a fully online asynchronous course. It requires reliable internet access and computer literacy; and the ability to self-manage independent learning assignments according to deadlines. In place of classroom activities, online work may include independent mastery assignments, discussion boards, videos with quizzes, writing assignments, and other active learning experiences. Students are responsible for completing these online learning experiences by the specified deadlines and in accordance with instructor requirements. This is a fully online course. It requires reliable internet access and computer literacy; and the ability to self-manage independent learning assignments according to deadlines. In place of classroom activities, online work may include independent mastery assignments, discussion boards, videos with quizzes, writing assignments, and other active learning experiences. Students are responsible for completing these online learning experiences by the specified deadlines and in accordance with instructor requirements.
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Class Details
Instructor(s)
Kathryn Kein
Meets
TBA
Dates
07/12/2021 - 08/20/2021
Room
WEB
Instruction Mode
Online
Campus
Main Campus
Location
Univ of MD, Baltimore County
Components
Lecture Required
Class Availability
Status
Open
Seats Taken
27
Seats Open
3
Combined Section Capacity
30
Wait List Total
0
Wait List Capacity
15
Combined Section
Gender, Race, and Media
GWST 322 - 01 (1134)
Status: Open
Seats Taken: 13
Wait List Total: 0
Gender, Race, and Media
AFST 347 - 01 (1137)
Status: Open
Seats Taken: 8
Wait List Total: 0
Gender, Race, and Media
MLL 322 - 01 (1138)
Status: Open
Seats Taken: 6
Wait List Total: 0