Courses

Media, Culture, and Communication Courses

The list below includes courses that have been offered within the past five years. Since many courses are offered only infrequently or on a rotating basis or have only been approved recently or as pilot courses, please check the current schedule of classes or ALBERT for the most up-to-date listing of current courses.

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Course Listing
Course Number Title Hours Units
MCC-GE 2149
A Cultural History of Television
40 4
MCC-UE 1347
A Cultural History of the Screen: From the Cinematic to the Handheld
45 4
MCC-GE 2155
Activist Art and Creative Activism
40 4
MCC-GE 2105
Advanced Issues in Nonverbal Communication
40 4
MCC-UE 1775
Advertising and Marketing
45 + tba 4
MCC-UE 1015
Advertising and Society
45 4
MCC-UE 1780
Advertising Campaigns
45 + tba 4
MCC-UE 1024
Amateur Media
45 4
MCC-GE 2024
Amateur Media
40 4
MCC-UE 1030
Architecture as Media: Communication Through the Built Environment
45 4
MCC-GE 2030
Architecture as Media: Communication Through the Built Environment
40 4
MCC-UE 1835
Argumentation and Debate
45 4
MCC-GE 2451
Biz Lab: Business and Economics of the Video Game Industry
45 4
MCC-UE 1416
Borders, Barriers, and Buffers
45 4
MCC-UE 1725
Business and Professional Communication
30 2
MCC-UE 1010
Censorship in American Culture
45 4
MCC-GE 2010
Censorship in American Culture
40 4
MCC-UE 1305
Communication and International Development
45 4
MCC-GE 2170
Communication and Persuasion: Film Classics of Propaganda
40 4
MCC-GE 2265
Communication and Persuasion: Sociological Propaganda
40 4
MCC-GE 2270
Communication and Political Propaganda
40 4
MCC-GE 2220
Communication and the Cultural Industries
30 3
MCC-GE 2251
Communication Environments: Macroanalysis
20 2
MCC-GE 2182
Communication Processes: Gender, Race, and Cultural Identity
40 4
MCC-GE 2370
Comparative Media Systems
40 4
MCC-GE 2371
Comparative Media Systems: Censorship, Social Movements and Alternative Media
40 4
MCC-GE 2160
Comparative Media, Culture and Globalization
15 per pnt 4-6 (var)
MCC-GE 2164
Comparative Media, Culture and Globalization: Amsterdam
15 per pnt 4-6 (var)
MCC-GE 2163
Comparative Media, Culture and Globalization: Asia
15 per pnt 4-6 (var)
MCC-UE 1815
Conflict Management Communication
15 per pnt 3/4 (alt)
MCC-UE 1409
Consumption, Culture and Identity
45 4
MCC-GE 2229
Contemporary Theory and Research in Globalization
40 4
MCC-UE 1405
Copyright, Culture, and Commerce
60 4
MCC-UE 1585
Creative Coding
45 4
MCC-UE 1012
Crime, Violence and Media
45 4
MCC-GE 2185
Critical Issues in Conflict Resolution
40 4
MCC-UE 1033
Critical Making
45 4
MCC-UE 1160
Cultural Capital
45 4
MCC-UE 1162
Cultural Capital: Food and Media in New York City
45 4
MCC-UE 1152
Cultural Capital: Media and Arts in New York City
45 4
MCC-UE 1161
Cultural Capital: Media and Arts in New York City
45 4
MCC-UE 1761
Cultural Geography of Commodities
45 4
MCC-UE 1962
Cultural Geography of Commodities: Coffee
45 4
MCC-UE 1413
Cultural Memory
45 4
MCC-UE 1310
Culture and Media in Urban China
45 4
MCC-GE 2386
Culture and Media in Urban China
40 4
MCC-UE 1021
Dead Media Research Studio
45 4
MCC-UE 8413
Deans Global Honors Seminar: Cultural Memory
45 4
MCC-GE 2211
Decolonization and Its Aftermath: Globalization from Below
40 4
MCC-GE 2199
Digital and Computational Media Workshop
1o per unit 1-4 (var)
MCC-UE 1199
Digital and Computational Media Workshop
15 per unit 1-4 (var)
MCC-GE 2144
Digital Humanities
40 4
MCC-UE 1031
Digital Media Theory and Practice
45 4
MCC-GE 2206
Dis/ability Studies: Media, Philosophy, and Visual Culture
40 4
MCC-UE 1026
Disability, Technology and Media
45 4
MCC-GE 3201
Dissertation Proposal Seminar
10 1
MCC-GE 3100
Doctoral Core Seminar I
40 4
MCC-GE 3200
Doctoral Core Seminar II
40 4
MCC-GE 3400
Doctoral Research Colloquium
10 1
MCC-UE 1023
East Asian Media and Popular Culture
45 4
MCC-UE 1352
Empire, Revolution, and Media
45 4
MCC-UE 1028
Ethics and Media
45 4
MCC-GE 2125
Evolution of Technology
40 4
MCC-UE 1346
Fame
45 4
MCC-UE 1345
Fashion and Power
45 4
MCC-UE 1007
Film: History and Form
45 4
MCC-UE 1700
Gender and Communication
15 per pnt 1/2 (alt)
MCC-UE 1407
Gender, Sex and the Global
45 4
MCC-UE 1401
Global Cultures and Identities
45 4
MCC-GE 2350
Global Food Cultures
40 4
MCC-GE 2351
Global Food Cultures: Hong Kong
40 4
MCC-GE 2352
Global Food Cultures: Puerto Rico
40 4
MCC-UE 1304
Global Media and International Law
45 4
MCC-GE 2304
Global Media and International Law
40 4
MCC-UE 1450
Global Media Seminar
45 4
MCC-UE 1451
Global Media Seminar: China
45 4
MCC-UE 1455
Global Media Seminar: Latin America
45 4
MCC-UE 1454
Global Media Seminar: Media & Cultural Globalization in France
45 4
MCC-UE 1453
Global Media Seminar: Post Communist Media Systems in the Czech Republic
45 4
MCC-UE 1452
Global Media Seminar: TV & Democracy in Italy
45 4
MCC-UE 1302
Global Television
45 4
MCC-UE 1410
Global Visual Culture
45 4
MCC-GE 2287
Global Youth Media
40 4
MCC-GE 2210
Globalization and Gender
40 4
MCC-GE 2169
Globalization, Memory, and Visual Culture
40 4
MCC-UE 1406
Hacker Culture and Politics
45 4
MCC-UE 1040
Health Media and Communication
45 4
MCC-GE 2215
History of Consumer Culture
40 4
MCC-UE 0003
History of Media & Communication
45 4
MCC-UE 1141
Hollywood Films and American Life
45 4
MCC-GE 2115
Imaging Palestine/Israel: Issues in the Politics of Representation
40 4
MCC-GE 2282
Information Law and Policy
40 4
MCC-UE 1760
Innovations in Marketing
45 4
MCC-UE 1200
Integrating Liberal Arts: Communication
45 4
MCC-GE 2285
Integrating Media Education in School, Community and Work
45 4
MCC-GE 2305
Internet Governance: Global Internet Governance Principles, Policies and Practices
40 4
MCC-GE 2280
Internet2: Explorations in Performance and Communications
40 2-4 (var)
MCC-UE 1100
Internship: Communication Studies
45 per pnt 1-4 (var)
MCC-UE 1830
Interpersonal Communication
45 4
MCC-GE 2290
Interpersonal Communications
40 4
MCC-UE 1740
Interviewing Strategies
30 2
MCC-GE 3101
Introduction to Communication Research
30 4
MCC-UE 1003
Introduction to Digital Media
45 4
MCC-UE 0005
Introduction to Human Communication and Culture
45 4
MCC-UE 0014
Introduction to Media and Cultural Analysis
45 4
MCC-UE 0001
Introduction to Media Studies
45 4
MCC-UE 1790
Introduction to Rhetoric
45 4
MCC-UE 1412
Introduction to Visual Culture
45 4
MCC-UE 1018
Kids in Media Culture
45 4
MCC-GE 2232
Language and Culture
40 4
MCC-UE 1022
Latino Media
45 4
MCC-UE 1717
Listening: Noise, Sound and Music
45 4
MCC-UE 1520
Marking Time: From Writing and Print to Virtual Bookmaking
45 4
MCC-UE 1014
Mass Persuasion and Propaganda
45 4
MCC-GE 2153
Media Activism
40 4
MCC-UE 1826
Media Activism and Social Movements
45 4
MCC-UE 1300
Media and Global Communication
45 4
MCC-UE 1019
Media and Identity
45 4
MCC-UE 1011
Media and Migration
45 4
MCC-UE 1037
Media and Music
45 4
MCC-UE 1404
Media and the Culture of Money
45 4
MCC-UE 1027
Media and the Environment
45 4
MCC-GE 2027
Media and the Environment
40 4
MCC-GE 2134
Media Archaeology
40 4
MCC-UE 1016
Media Audiences
45 4
MCC-GE 2200
Media Events and Spectacle
40 4
MCC-UE 1065
Media Events and Spectacles
45 4
MCC-UE 1150
Media Fieldwork
45 per pnt 2-4 (var)
MCC-UE 1151
Media History of New York
45 4
MCC-GE 2120
Media Policy and Regulation
40 4
MCC-UE 1821
Media Policy and Regulation
45 4
MCC-GE 2001
Media, Culture and Communication Core Seminar
40 4
MCC-GE 2235
Media, Culture and Communication Internship
45 per pnt. 1-4 (var)
MCC-GE 2135
Media, Memory, and History
40 4
MCC-UE 1419
Mediating Love, Sex, and God
45 4
MCC-GE 2201
Mediating the Bio-Political Body
40 4
MCC-GE 2145
Methods in Interpreting Popular Culture
40 4
MCC-UE 1341
Middle East Media
45 4
MCC-GE 2275
Middle East Media and Cultural Politics
40 4
MCC-UE 1029
New Media Research Studies
45 4
MCC-GE 2129
New Media Research Studio
40 4
MCC-UE 1036
On the Phone: Telephone and Mobile Communication Technology
45 4
MCC-UE 1745
Organizational Communication
45 4
MCC-UE 1808
Persuasion
45 4
MCC-UE 1517
Photography and the Visual Archive
45 4
MCC-GE 2175
Political Communication
40 4
MCC-UE 1013
Political Communication
45 4
MCC-UE 1800
Political Rhetoric
45 4
MCC-GE 2138
Politics of Digital Media
40 4
MCC-GE 2112
Politics of the Gaze: Sensory Formations of Modernity
40 4
MCC-UE 1403
Postcolonial Visual Culture
45 4
MCC-GE 2230
Practicum I: Speech Communication
45 per pnt 1-3 (var)
MCC-GE 2191
Print Media and Modernity
40 4
MCC-UE 1508
Print, Typography and Form
45 4
MCC-UE 1303
Privacy and Media
45 4
MCC-GE 2174
Professional Writing and Research Application
10 per unit 1-4 (variable)
MCC-UE 1009
Psychoanalysis: Desire and Culture
45 4
MCC-UE 1755
Public Relations: Principles and Practices
45 4
MCC-UE 1750
Public Relations: Theory and Process
45 4
MCC-UE 1805
Public Speaking
60 4
MCC-GE 2202
Public Sphere Formation
40 4
MCC-UE 1408
Queer Identity and Popular Culture
45 4
MCC-UE 1025
Race and Media
45 4
MCC-GE 2025
Race and Media
40 4
MCC-GE 2147
Reality and Documentary TV
40 4
MCC-UE 1340
Religion and Media
45 4
MCC-GE 2284
Religion and Media
40 4
MCC-GE 2173
Research for Communication Professionals
40 4
MCC-GE 2422
Research in Visual Culture
20 2
MCC-UE 1360
Research Methods in Media, Culture and Communication
60 4
MCC-UE 1801
Rhetoric, Law, and Public Policy
60 4
MCC-GE 2171
Screening History: The Construction of American History in Hollywood
40 4
MCC-UE 1140
Screening History: The Construction of American History in Hollywood Films
45 4
MCC-GE 2100
Seminar in Media Criticism
40 4
MCC-GE 3103
Semiotics
40 4
MCC-UE 1210
Senior Honors Seminar in Media, Culture and Communication
30 2
MCC-UE 1032
Social Media Networking
45 4
MCC-GE 2310
Sound Studies
40 4
MCC-UE 1342
Sounds In and Out of Africa
45 4
MCC-UE 1314
South Asia Diaspora: Media and Cultural Politics
45 4
MCC-UE 1002
Space and Place in Human Communication
45 4
MCC-GE 3132
Special Topics Global and Transcultural Communication: Mapping the Transnational
40 4
MCC-GE 3131
Special Topics Global and Transcultural Communication: Transcultural Media
40 4
MCC-GE 3131
Special Topics Global and Transcultural Media: Transcultural Media
40 4
MCC-GE 3010
Special Topics in Critical Theory
40 4
MCC-GE 3013
Special Topics in Critical Theory: Marx
40 4
MCC-GE 3110
Special Topics in Cultural and Visual Studies
40 4
mcc-GE 3113
Special Topics in Cultural and Visual Studies: Deleuze’s Aesthetics
40 4
MCC-GE 3111
Special Topics in Cultural and Visual Studies: Theories of Visual Consumption and Consumerism
40 4
MCC-GE 3130
Special Topics in Global and Transcultural Communication
40 4
MCC-GE 3030
Special Topics in Media History
40 4
MCC-GE 3031
Special Topics in Media History: Documents, Documentary, Data, Database
40 4
MCC-GE 3150
Special Topics in Technology Studies
40 4
MCC-UE 3154
Special Topics in Technology Studies: Science and Technology Studies (STS)
40 4
MCC-GE 3152
Special Topics in Technology Studies: AudioVision: Sound and Listening in Film and Other Media
40 4
MCC-GE 3151
Special Topics in Technology Studies: Heidegger and Deleuze
40 4
MCC-GE 3153
Special Topics in Technology Studies: Politics of Code
40 4
MCC-GE 2400
Special Topics in Visual Culture
40 4
MCC-GE 2405
Special Topics in Visual Culture and Cultural Studies: Communism and the Cold War
40 4
MCC-GE 2404
Special Topics in Visual Culture and Cultural Studies: Modernity and Climate Change
40 4
MCC-GE 2406
Special Topics in Visual Culture and Cultural Studies: Semiotics of Media, Art and Performance
45 4
MCC-GE 2403
Special Topics in Visual Culture and Cultural Studies: Visuality and Globalization
40 4
MCC-GE 2402
Special Topics in Visual Culture: The Political History of Visual Display and Representation
40 4
MCC-GE 2401
Special Topics in Visual Culture: Visuality and Modernity
40 4
MCC-GE 2140
Studies in Organizational Communication
40 4
MCC-UE 1840
Team Building
45 4
MCC-UE 1034
Technology and Society
45 4
MCC-UE 1006
Television: History and Form
45 4
MCC-UE 1020
The Business of Media
45 4
MCC-GE 2157
The Communications Revolution and Culture in America
40 4
MCC-GE 2143
The Cultural Analysis of Design
40 4
MCC-UE 1005
The Culture Industries
45 4
MCC-GE 2166
The Global City and Media Ethnography
11.25 per pnt 4-6 (var)
MCC-GE 2190
The Languages of Communication: From Cave Painting to Print
40 4
MCC-GE 2150
The Origins of Modern Media
40 4
MCC-GE 2005
The Psychic Life of Media
40 4
MCC-GE 2308
The Racial Web
40 4
MCC-UE 1349
The Raw Data of Intimate Life
45 4
MCC-UE 1571
The Rise of Internet Media
45 4
MCC-GE 2146
The Sitcom
40 4
MCC-GE 2344
The Social Life of Paper
40 4
MCC-GE 2148
The Television Business
40 4
MCC-GE 2901
Theoretical Synthesis for Research, Writing, and Teaching
10 per unit 0-4 (var)
MCC-GE 2900
Thesis in Media, Culture and Communication
10 per pnt 0-4 (var)
MCC-UE 1431
Topics in Digital Humanities: Street Food and Urban Farming
45 4
MCC-GE 2130
Topics in Digital Media
40 4
MCC-GE 2133
Topics in Digital Media: Digital Media and Materiality
40 4
MCC-GE 2131
Topics in Digital Media: Game Studies
40 4
MCC-GE 2132
Topics in Digital Media: Visions and Revisions of Cyberspace
40 4
MCC-GE 2380
Topics in Globalization
40 4
MCC-GE 2383
Topics in Globalization: Censorship, Social Movements and Alternative Media
40 4
MCC-GE 2382
Topics in Globalization: Communication and International Development
40 4
MCC-GE 2384
Topics in Globalization: Cultural Globalization in France
40 4
MCC-GE 2381
Topics in Globalization: Global Consumer Culture
40 4
MCC-GE 2165
Transnational Communities and Media Cultures
40 4
MCC-UE 1307
Transnational Communities and Media Cultures
45 4
MCC-GE 2167
Transnational Media Flows
40 4
MCC-UE 1306
Transnational Media Flows
45 4
MCC-GE 2295
Values Embodied in Information and Communications Technology
40 4
MCC-GE 2450
Video Game Theory
40 4
MCC-UE 1008
Video Games: Culture and Industry
45 4
MCC-GE 2137
Visual Culture and the Politics of Memory: Global Perspective
40 4
MCC-GE 2420
Visual Culture Methods
40 4
MCC-UE 1411
Visual Culture of Science and Technology
45 4
MCC-GE 2136
War and Media Theory
40 4
MCC-UE 1351
War as Media
45 4
MCC-UE 1402
Western Marxism and Culture
45 4
MCC-GE 2225
World Communication: Principles, Politics, and Law
40 4
MCC-GE 2286
Young People and Media
40 4
MCC-UE 1017
Youth Media and Social Change
45 4