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Introduction to Journalism and Media

Course Number: 
JOU-105
Minimum Credits: 
3
This introductory course acquaints students with the history, nature and impact of media on individuals and society. Students who successfully complete this course will recognize and appreciate both historical and contemporary relationships between media and political, economic and social institutions, and the professional practices common to principal journalism and media industries. Students will also be able to demonstrate critical media literacy skills.