Thunder Bay • Orillia

Type A: Humanities - Alternative New Media

Media, Film, and Communications 2010 Alternative New Media
An exploration of alternative media movements such as independent media, community media, social movement media, participatory media, media democracy, new media and on-line social media, culture jamming and graffiti. Students will investigate how each of these media movements attempts to challenge dominant public discourses on specific issues, and to use the media to transform society.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Offering: 3-0; 0-0
Course Classifications:
  • Type A: Humanities
  • Type B: Social Sciences