COMMUNICATION

COMM-396
Selected Topics: Non-recurring (1-6)

Course Level: Undergraduate

Topics vary by section, may be repeated for credit with different topic. Prerequisite: minimum 2.5 GPA.

COMM-396
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COMMUNICATION
SPRING 2016

Course Level: Undergraduate

Selected Topics: Non-recurring (1-6)

Race, Gender and Sexuality in the Media

This course challenges students to develop critical skills in examining and analyzing how persons of color, women, and members of the LGBT community are depicted in film, on TV, and in the news. Students study these powerful institutions and their role both in creating and in challenging racism, sexism, and homophobia in American society. Open only to SOC students.