Media, Self, Identity
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- 20 Feb 2023
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Upon successful completion of this subject, students should be able to:
- Explain key concepts and debates in media and cultural studies.
- Analyse and evaluate media texts from theoretical and practical perspectives.
- Discuss how media informs and represents identity.
- Reflect on and evaluate your theoretical and practical approach to the production of media content.
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The shift from mass communication to mass self-communication is one of the most important shifts in recent human society. Mobile communication networks allow us to produce and share content like never before which is challenging and changing our notions of our public, private and secret selves and our understandings of individuality and community. In this subject, we explore and challenge our understanding of how our use of communication technology is transforming ourselves and our world.
- Short Essay (30%)
- Online Journal (30%)
- Reflexive Essay (40%)
Current study term: 19 Feb 23 to 28 May 23
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