Course level

Undergraduate

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

2 Lecture hours, 1 Tutorial hour

Course coordinator

Dr Levi Obijiofor (l.obijiofor@uq.edu.au)

Assessment methods

Presentation, project, final examination

Study Abroad

This course is pre-approved for Study Abroad and Exchange students.

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2014 St Lucia Internal Course Profile

Please Note: Course profiles marked as not available may still be in development.

Course description

The course provides students with an understanding of different theories of mass media systems, their philosophical foundations and basic principles. It looks at varying relationships of mass media to politics and society and their important role in social and political change. The media systems of different countries and regions, as well as global media issues are addressed.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2015 St Lucia Internal Profile unavailable
Semester 1, 2013 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2012 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2011 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2010 St Lucia Internal Course Profile