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Undergraduate Catalog 2018-2019 
Undergraduate Catalog 2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MEDIA 21100 - News Literacy in a Digital Age (W)

In this writing-intensive course, students will judge the reliability and credibility of news reports through a close textual analysis of print, TV, radio, web and social media stories. We will also study the First Amendment, the underpinnings of an independent press and the consequences of censorship.
prereq: ENGL 12000, MEDIA 18000
3 hrs
3 cr.