Feb 25, 2020  
2019-2020 Vincennes University Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Vincennes University Catalog

JOUR 216 - Mass Communications


3 hrs (Sem I)
An introduction to the media of mass communication – the roles, characteristics, interactions, and significant and timely problems of newspapers, radio, television, magazines, and films. Lectures also deal with basic theories of communication and mass communication, the major developments in the evolution of the mass media, and the nature of press freedom and its condition in different areas of the world. This course is a transferIN course. 3 class hours.

Writing Reading and Speaking Intensive Course

Prerequisite(s): Students must qualify for ENGL 101 .