2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
    Apr 24, 2024  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

COMM 324 - Gender and Communication

Credits: 3
This course surveys the changing ways women and the women’s movement have been depicted by the media over the years. Special focus is placed on the media’s treatment of women as consumers, employees, and advertising targets. The course also examines the vital roles that women have played in the development and popularization of newspapers, magazines, film, radio, and television. Lectures, discussions, readings, research, videotapes, movies, and guest appearances by women currently working in media are part of the course content.
Cross-listed: WGS-324