This course will be using topics selected by the students for their graduation theses for analyzing current trends in the media and its effects.
Class attendance / reading and writing assignments / oral presentations
Tim O'Sullivan et. al, Studying the Media [Oxford Univ. Press] A. A. Berger, Media Research Techniques [Sage Publications]
Will be introduced in class
Students are expected to deliver a visual presentation of their graduation theses and ACTIVELY participate in class discussions.
(Subject to change) 1. Media Research Methods 2. Global media as a source of news and information 3. Impact of media use and content on children 4. Gender in media content, advertising and popular culture 5. Globalized media and its impact on consumption and regulation
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