|Short Description:||Electronic Media:Hist,Ind,User|
|Faculty or Section :||Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts|
|School or Department :||School of Humanities & Communication|
|Student contribution band :||Band 1|
|ASCED code :||100700 - Communication & Media Studies|
|Grading basis :||Graded|
|Version produced :||21 October 2020|
Students will require access to e-mail and have internet access to UConnect for this course.
This course surveys the development of electronic media from the earliest days of radio through to social media and platforms of today. The course highlights the connections between these media forms and explores the roles of innovators, regulators, industries, programming, audiences and users. This course will facilitate knowledge of the history of broadcasting, and the development of industries and economies around audiences and users. A variety of scholarly approaches to theorising electronic media will enhance students' ability to analyse and discuss media both historical and contemporary.
|Semester 2, 2020||Online|