Journalism | MEDIA AS SOCIAL INSTITUTIONS
J410 | 8910 | David Nord


01:00P-02:15P   MW     EP 214
(cr. 3) Requires: J300
Prerequisite: Senior standing. Examination of the functions and impact of the mass media in
society with primary focus on the United States. Discussion of the values of media
organizations and the professional and ethical values of journalists. Critical analysis of the
relationship of the media and society and the effect of political, economic, and cultural factors
on the operation of the media.