NYU Steinhardt

Introduction to Media Studies

  • Course Number: MCC-UE 0001
  • Hours: 45
  • Units: 4
  • Description: Introduces students to the study of contemporary forms of mediated forms of communication. The course surveys the main topics in the field & introduces students to a variety of analytical perspectives. Issues include: the economics of media production; the impact of media on individual attitudes, values & behaviors; the role of media professionals; the impact of new media technologies. Liberal Arts Core/CORE Equivalent - satisfies the requirement for Society & Social Sciences
  • Old Course Number: E59.0001