Course Description

MIT 4035F-001 (Fall 2022)   Special Topics in MIT: Promotional You

Instructor: A. Hearn

Course Description
Exploring public presentations of ‘self’ This course will explore the ways forms of self-presentation have become increasingly conditioned by the advances of capitalism over the last 150 years, focusing specifically on new forms of self-promotion and self-branding as they are emerging on TV, online and on mobile platforms.

Prerequisites: Registration in fourth year of an Honours Specialization module in FIMS, or permission of the instructor. Note: Enrolment is based on a ballot system which is submitted prior to course registration.

3 lecture hours, 0.5 course.