Telecommunications | Media History
T311 | 11860 | Fox, J.

Course Description

Tel T205 or T207 or consent of instructor
	Course Objectives

This course surveys the historical development of mediated
communication suggesting linkages between past and present.
Examines a variety of time periods and media forms: telegraphy,
telephony, radio, television, and computer communication.

	Course Format

	Grading Procedure
Exams and written assignments

	Requirements the course will meet
This course counts toward Social and Historical Studies distribution
requirements in the College of Arts and Sciences. It may, or may
not, also count toward other degree requirements. For more
information about which requirements this course could fulfill see
the College of Arts and Sciences Bulletin at If you have
questions, or need additional help, see your academic advisor.

	Required Texts
Sterling, C., & Kittross, J. Stay Tuned (3rd edition). Lawrence
Erlbaum Associates.

	Meeting times
M-F 11:45am - 1:00pm in TV 226