Course Description

MIT 1020E-650 (Fall 2021)   Introduction to Media, Information and Technoculture

Instructor: J. Reed

Course Description
This survey course introduces students to the critical study of mediated communication and explores the ways technology, information, and media interact with culture and society. Topics may include: cultural industries, political economy, identity/diversity, promotional culture, the information society, political communication, journalism studies, and social media.

Antirequisites: MIT 1021F/G and/or MIT 1022F/G, the former MIT 1200F/G, MIT 1500F/G and/or MIT 1700F/G.

2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour. 1.0 course.