TMA 497

Media as a Mirror of Our Times

Theatre and Media Arts College of Fine Arts and Communications

Course Description

Interdisciplinary approach to media texts as aesthetic and historical documents expressing a people, place, and time.

When Taught

Fall

Grade Rule

Grade Rule 8: A, B, C, D, E, I (Standard grade rule)

Min

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

2

Fixed

3

Other Prerequisites

TMA 291 or 292; media arts major or minor status

Title

Understand and Explore Culture and Social Values

Learning Outcome

Student will explore media text as cultural and historical documents reflecting social values and anxieties. Students will utilizeInterdisciplinary approaches to analyze media texts aesthetically as determined by culture.