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2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog 
2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

MDST 1502 - Popular Culture & Media Literacy

An introductory class that focuses on popular culture, such as films, television shows, video games, advertising, books, and other media texts, both American and international. Students will learn how to discuss and write about popular culture texts with an emphasis on media literacy, critiquing them and placing them in their cultural and historical contexts. Different sections of this class may focus on a specific theme or a specific medium.