Course Description

MIT 1021F/G   Introduction to Media, Information and Technoculture I

Course Description
The first of two half-courses that 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 1020E, the former MIT 1200F/G, MIT 1500F/G and/or MIT 1700F/G.

2 lecture hours and 1 tutorial hour, 0.5 course