Popular Culture and Media
Communications College of Fine Arts and Communications
Impact of new and traditional media on popular culture. Approaches may include media criticism and cultural theories on the artifacts and drivers of cultural values.
Major or minor status
Students are expected to attend the first day of class. Failure to do so may adversely affect your grade.
Recognizing Pop Culture
Students will develop skills necessary to better recognize the pop culture atmosphere in which they live.
Pop Culture Semiotics
Students will learn how to use theory to analyze and deconstruct semiotic signs of pop culture.
Critical Analysis and Writing
Students will be able to think and write critically about issues of pop culture.