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Media Studies: Institutions, Theories and Issues - COM3702

Under Graduate Degree Semester module NQF level: 7 Credits: 12
Module presented in English
Purpose: To provide students with knowledge of media institutions, functionalist and critical media theories, and media issues, such as freedom of the press, media and race relations, stereotyping, media and violence etc., and to enable them to research topics such as media institutional practices, ownership, regulation, censorship, media and democratisation, and the power and functions of the media.