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2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

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CO 101 - Contemporary Communications

Credits: (4 credits)

A survey of various media with emphasis on how radio, television, cable, print and the Internet affect our society. Special emphasis is placed on the evolution of mass media, and how other governmental systems and culture affect us.

No prerequisite.

Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to do the following:

  1. Analyze media sources as to content, intent and societal impact;
  2. Differentiate various economic and social  pressures confronting legacy and emerging mass and social media;
  3. Evaluate overt and subtle media pressures on individuals, culture and public institutions.
Required of all CO majors/ minors.

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