NYU Steinhardt

Youth Media and Social Change

  • Course Number: MCC-UE 1017
  • Hours: 45
  • Units: 4
  • Description: This course explores the theory, practice, & impact of the non-profit youth media organizations & school-based programs working in this field locally & around the world. Students will also conduct fieldwork in the New York City area that further builds the subfields of your media/youth development, teaching & learning, & community building. Research projects will document & investigate how youth media is supporting the development of young people?s capacities for 21st century skills of digital communication, critical literacy, & civic engagement.
  • Old Course Number: E59.1017