UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2019-2020

Course: JOUR 371. Gender and Media (3)

Prerequisite: Completion of the lower division writing requirement. Examines media representation of gender and sexual identity and ways in which the media culture shapes gender roles, expectations, and stereotypes. Particular emphasis on applying critical thinking, research and writing skills to analyze gendered portrayals, policies and practices in television, film, magazines, music, video games, news, advertising, and social media, and to develop strategies that empower gender equality in society. Special attention to historical and contemporary contributions and responsibilities of women media professionals. (Available for General Education, F Comparative Cultural Studies.) (IC)

Fall-2019 - Schedule of Classes

JOUR 371

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