Courses

Students in the Media, Information & Technoculture (MIT) and Media & the Public Interest (MPI) programs select their courses from the same pool. Courses for both programs are coded as MIT courses (ie: MIT 1020E).

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Introduction to Media, Information and Technoculture
John Reed (Fall 2019)
Introduction to Media, Information and Technoculture
John Reed (Winter 2020)
First Year Foundations
Grant Campbell (Fall 2019)
Navigating Media Culture: #mediaculture
Ryan Mack (Fall 2019)
Navigating Media Culture: #mediaculture
Norma Coates (Winter 2020)
First Year Foundations in Media Production
Juan Bello (Fall 2019)
First Year Foundations in Media Production
Juan Bello (Winter 2020)
First Year Foundations in Media Production
Juan Bello (Winter 2020)
The History of Communication
Atle Kjosen (Fall 2019)
Research Methods for the Digital Age
Melissa Adler (Winter 2020)
Political Economy of Media
Nick Dyer-Witheford (Winter 2020)
Health, Media, and Information
 
Media, Representation and Identity
Tiara Sukhan (Fall 2019)
Media, Representation and Identity
Tiara Sukhan (Winter 2020)
Consumer Society: Advertising and Promotional Culture
Selma Purac (Fall 2019)
Consumer Society: Advertising and Promotional Culture
Selma Purac (Fall 2019)
Consumer Society: Advertising and Promotional Culture
Selma Purac (Winter 2020)
Media and Social Movements
John Reed (Fall 2019)
Entertainment Industries and Popular Culture
Paul Aitken (Fall 2019)
Entertainment Industries and Popular Culture
Paul Aitken (Winter 2020)
Journalism Practices and Principles
Mark Kearney (Winter 2020)
Social Media, Virtual Gaming and Networked Life
Luke Arnott (Winter 2020)
Media Law and Ethics
James Hildebrand (Fall 2019)
Media Law and Ethics
James Hildebrand (Winter 2020)
Planet Google: Big Data and Information Society
Zak Bronson (Winter 2020)
Foundations of Global Communication
Edward Comor (Fall 2019)
Introduction to Popular Music Studies
Keir Keightley (Fall 2019)
Introduction to Popular Music Studies
Matt Stahl (Winter 2020)
Special Topics in MIT: The Story of Play: Why Games Matter
Luke Arnott (Fall 2019)
Special Topics in MIT: Through the Looking Glass: Alternate Realities in Pop Culture
Doug Mann (Fall 2019)
Mapping Media and Cultural Theory
Alison Hearn (Fall 2019)
The Meaning of Technology: Exploring the Relationship Between Technology & Society
Tom Streeter (Winter 2020)
Digital Music: An Introduction
Jason Stanford (Winter 2020)
Introduction to Digital Imaging and Website Design
Mark Rayner (Fall 2019)
Introduction to Digital Imaging and Website Design
Mark Rayner (Winter 2020)
Introduction to Graphic Design
Hida Behzadi (Fall 2019)
Introduction to Graphic Design
Hida Behzadi (Winter 2020)
Introduction to Graphic Design
Andrew Lewis (Winter 2020)
Introduction to Video Theory and Production
Juan Bello (Fall 2019)
Introduction to Video Theory and Production
Juan Bello (Fall 2019)
Introduction to Video Theory and Production
Juan Bello (Winter 2020)
Designing and Critiquing Research Methods
Melissa Adler (Winter 2020)
Information in The Public Sphere
Romayne Smith Fullerton (Fall 2019)
Global Political Economy of Communication
Edward Comor (Winter 2020)
The New Political Economy of Information: Networked Capitalism
Nick Dyer-Witheford (Fall 2019)
The Political Economy of the Entertainment Industries
Paul Aitken (Winter 2020)
Net-Work: Labour and Profit on Facebook, Flickr, YouTube and Web 2.0
Kane Faucher (Fall 2019)
Sexuality and the Media
Andie Shabbar (Fall 2019)
Media and Mental Health
Tanaz Javan (Fall 2019)
Critical Perspectives in Advertising
Yasmin Gopal (Winter 2020)
Children, Advertising & Consumer Culture
Selma Purac (Fall 2019)
Children, Advertising & Consumer Culture
Selma Purac (Winter 2020)
Women’s Television: History, Gender, Feminism
Tiara Sukhan (Fall 2019)
Media Representations of Women
Nichole Edwards (Winter 2020)
The Culture of Celebrity
Keir Keightley (Winter 2020)
Media & Audiences
Kane Faucher (Winter 2020)
Killer Culture: War and the Mediation of Reality in the 20th-21st Centuries
Tim Blackmore (Winter 2020)
The Culture of Consumption
Paul Aitken (Fall 2019)
The Culture of Consumption
Atle Kjosen (Winter 2020)
Public Opinion
Niel Scobie (Fall 2019)
Technology, Democracy, and Postwar America
Warren Steele (Winter 2020)
Radio and Television as Entertainment Media
Tiara Sukhan (Winter 2020)
Tales of Tinseltown
Selma Purac (Fall 2019)
Crash Landscape
Warren Steele (Fall 2019)
Propaganda in Print and Visual Culture
Kane Faucher (Fall 2019)
Propaganda in Print and Visual Culture
Kane Faucher (Winter 2020)
Comic Book Culture: From Pulp Fiction to Post Modern Legitimacy
Doug Mann (Winter 2020)
Advertising's Century
Daniel Robinson (Fall 2019)
Advertising's Century
Daniel Robinson (Winter 2020)
Pop Music and/as Cultural Labour
Matt Stahl (Fall 2019)
The Birth of New Music Media
Selma Purac (Winter 2020)
Feminist Perspectives and Practices in the Online World
Chandell Gosse (Winter 2020)
Game On! Video Game Culture, Technology, and Industry
Luke Arnott (Winter 2020)
Social Media & Organizations
Michael Friesen (Fall 2019)
Social Media & Organizations
Michael Friesen (Winter 2020)
Social Networking: Theory & Practice
Kane Faucher (Fall 2019)
Social Networking: Theory & Practice
Kane Faucher (Winter 2020)
Cyber-Life: Communicating in the Digital Age
 
Digital Intimacy
Anabel Quan-Haase (Fall 2019)
Special Topics in MIT: Fan Cultures
Zak Bronson (Fall 2019)
Special Topics in MIT: Insta-influencers, fembots and on-demand nannies: Gendering platform capitalism
Victoria O'Meara (Fall 2019)
Special Topics in MIT: Making: Theory and Practice
John Reed (Winter 2020)
Special Topic: AI and the Future of Media
James Steinhoff (Fall 2019)
Special Topics in MIT: War for War: Mediation, Militarization & Conflict
Tim Blackmore (Fall 2019)
Special Topic: Click to Agree: Media and Information Technology Policy
Tom Streeter (Fall 2019)
Special Topics in MIT: Mobile Journalism
Jeremy Copeland (Winter 2020)
Special Topics in MIT: Communication Through Meme
Yimin Chen (Fall 2019)
Special Topic in MIT: Multimedia Journalism
Dale Carruthers (Winter 2020)
Special Topics in MIT: Photography
Daniela Sneppova (Winter 2020)
Special Topic: Reporting from the Margins: Journalism, Storytelling, and Social Justice
Randy Richmond (Fall 2019)
Audio Production and Podcasting
Bernard Graham (Fall 2019)
Audio Production and Podcasting
Bernard Graham (Winter 2020)
Writing for Magazines
Christopher Clark (Fall 2019)
Documentary Media
John Reed (Winter 2020)
Arts & Entertainment Journalism
Dan Brown (Fall 2019)
Blogs, Columns, and Op Eds: Making Opinions Matter
Dan Brown (Winter 2020)
Special Topics in MIT: Public Relations: A Critical Examination
Christopher Clark (Fall 2019)
Special Topics in MIT: Public Relations: A Critical Examination
Christopher Clark (Winter 2020)
Special Topics in MIT: Fake News
Amy Freier (Fall 2019)
Getting the Message Out: Activism and Mainstream Media
Amanda Grzyb (Fall 2019)
Alternative Media
Atle Kjosen (Winter 2020)
Century of Genocide
Amanda Grzyb (Winter 2020)
Race, Ethnicity, and Technology
Warren Steele (Fall 2019)
Race, Ethnicity, and Technology
Warren Steele (Winter 2020)
International Media and Social Change
Tiara Sukhan (Fall 2019)
Special Topics in MIT: El Salvador: Mining, Agro Toxics and Environmental Crisis
Amanda Grzyb (Winter 2020)
Special Topics in MIT: The Commodity at the Speed of Light
Atle Kjosen (Fall 2019)
Special Topics in MIT: Communicating Climate Change
Amy Freier (Winter 2020)
Special Topics in MIT: The Radical Imaginary
Sharon Sliwinski (Fall 2019)
Special Topics in MIT: Critical Utopias
Sasha Torres (Winter 2020)
Special Topics in MIT: The Grid
Warren Steele (Fall 2019)
Special Topics in MIT: Theories of Spectacular Culture
James Compton (Fall 2019)
Special Topics in MIT: Consumerism and Advertising
Daniel Robinson (Winter 2020)
Special Topics in MIT: Promotional You: Exploring Public Presentations of "Self"
Alison Hearn (Fall 2019)
Special Topics in MIT: Mass Culture Critique, Revisited
Keir Keightley (Winter 2020)
Special Topics in MIT: Rebel Knowledge: Know What You Need
Tim Blackmore (Fall 2019)
Special Topics in MIT: Rebel Knowledge: Know What You Need
Tim Blackmore (Winter 2020)
Special Topics in MIT: Community, Engagement, and Media Studies
Sandra Smeltzer (Fall 2019)
Special Topics in MIT: Environment, Animals, Culture and Communication
Edward Comor (Winter 2020)
Special Topics in MIT: Media and Environmental Justice
John Reed (Fall 2019)
Special Topics in MIT: The New Dark Age: Knowing in the New Century
Warren Steele (Winter 2020)
Media and the Public Interest Practicum
Sandra Smeltzer (Winter 2020)