COM-150 Introduction to Mass Communication
This course introduces print and electronic media and the new information technologies in terms of communication theory and as economic, political, and social institutions. Topics include the nature, history, functions, and responsibilities of mass communication industries in a global environment and their role and impact in American society. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate awareness of the pervasive nature of mass media and how media operate in an advanced post-industrial society. This course is approved for the Global Distinction Program.
* The following courses must be completed prior to taking this course., Take ENG-111, Must complete ENG-111 with minimum grade C