Course Description

MIT 3936F/G   International Media and Social Change

Course Description
This course examines journalism and the local conditions that enable progressive social change, as well as those that constrain it. Case studies from the Middle East, China and Africa may be reviewed. Students will also gain an understanding of the role media plays in the process of globalization.

Antirequisites: MIT 3437 F/G if taken in 2010-11, 2011-2012, 2012-2013 or 2013-2014.

3 lecture hours, 0.5 course.