Mass Media Processes and Effects

Communication 327 

Theory and research pertaining to the effects of various mass media. Topics include advertising, journalism, educational programming, violence, and pornography

Learning Outcomes

  • Know the major theories that inform the study of mass media processes and effects
  • Be able to apply some of these theories in class discussions Know the research methods used to study mass media effects
  • Acquire the knowledge to become a critical consumer of mass media
  • Develop an understanding of the influence of the internet on your brain

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