Course Description


MIT 2000G (Winter 2009)   History of Communication

Instructor: D. Robinson

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.

Prerequisites: At least 65% in each of MIT 1200F/G, 1500F/G and 1700F/G

2 lecture hours and 1 tutorial hour, 0.5 course

RESTRICTED TO YR 2 MIT, MPI & MTP STUDENTS.



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