GPUB

5115

Current Trends in Media Research

New School for Social Research: Creative Publishing

Liberal Arts

Graduate Course

Degree Students (with Restrictions)

Current Trends in Med Research

Fall 2020

Taught By: Julia Sonnevend

Section: A

CRN: 7078

Credits: 3

This course will cover some of the most pressing issues in media research in the early twenty-first century. Discussed topics include the role of Facebook in shaping international politics and culture, the power of algorithms, the digital transformation of journalism, the increasingly online presence of children, and the challenges journalists face in illiberal contexts. We will read literature from multiple disciplines including sociology, communication studies, political science and psychology, while also discussing case studies in depth. 

College: New School for Social Research (GF)

Department: Creative Publishing (GPUB)

Campus: Online (DL)

Sync Type: N/A

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 5

Add/Drop Deadline: September 14, 2020 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 22, 2020 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

*Status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 8:47am 9/24/2020 EDT

Meeting Info:

Days: Tuesday

Times: 1:55pm - 3:45pm

Building: Online Course

Date Range: 9/1/2020 - 12/15/2020