Course Descriptions

MCC graduate coursework is designed to offer a theoretical and methodological foundation for academics and media professionals to examine issues of media within political, social, and cultural contexts. Please note that the department does not provide practical training in journalism, production, campaigning or media management.

Listed here are graduate courses offered in the last five years. A much smaller number run in any given semester. For details about seminars available during the current academic year, view our course listings

The Doctoral core courses (MCC-GE 3100, MCC-GE 3200, MCC-GE 3101, MCC-GE 3201) are restricted to MCC Doctoral student enrollment. All other Doctoral courses except MCC-GE 3400 are available to MA students on a case-by-case basis.

Sample syllabi are included as reference only, and do not reflect the final version. These should not be used as a basis for buying textbooks, scheduling, or preparing assignments.