Course Description

MIT 2000F-650 (Fall 2021)   The History of Communication

Instructor: W. Steele

Course Description
The course examines communication throughout history. It explores the relationship of communication media and technologies to society and culture. The course covers the history of different communication media, such as the printing press, telegraph, radio and television broadcasting, film and sound recording, and the Internet.

3 lecture hours, 0.5 course.