Global News (conceptual course)

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Credits:
3
Pre-requisites:
Junior or Senior status; 189:102
Co-requisites:
None

Description:

Analyzes global production, distribution and consumption of news. Issues include: global news flows, journalistic cultures and practices, international news coverage.

By the end of the course, students will be able:

  • To examine of the strengths and weaknesses of U.S. coverage of international news
  • To promote understanding of the differences among media systems around the globe
  • To encourage familiarity with major international media outlets