CMNS 110 C100 INTRODUCTION TO COMMUNICATION STUDIES

By April 16, 2019Academic Papers

FALL 2017 – CMNS 110 C100

INTRODUCTION TO COMMUNICATION STUDIES (3)

Class Number: 1112

 

Delivery Method: Distance Education

Overview

 
  • COURSE TIMES + LOCATION:

    Distance Education

  • EXAM TIMES + LOCATION:

    Oct 26, 2017
    7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    SWH 10041, Burnaby

    Dec 6, 2017
    8:30 AM – 10:30 AM
    SWH 10041, Burnaby

Description

 

CALENDAR DESCRIPTION:

An introduction to selected theories about human communication. This course is required for a major, honours or minor in communication. Breadth-Social Sciences.

COURSE DETAILS:

The aims of this course are to provide a general introduction to a range of theories that seek to explain why we communicate as we do and to critically assess the images and messages of contemporary media. The first part of the course establishes a general overview of communication theory from both theoretical and historical points of view. The second part of the course will focus on specific fields within the area of communications such as popular culture and film studies .

Grading

 
  • Online Discussions 10%
  • Assignments 40%
  • Mid-term exam 25%
  • Final Exam 25%

Materials

 

REQUIRED READING:

Introduction to Communication Studies (2012, 3rd ed.), McCarron.

ISBN: 9781256498384

Encyclopedic Dictionary of Semiotics, Media and Communications (2000), Danesi.

ISBN: 9780802083296

Originally posted 2017-11-26 21:24:12.

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