Media in East Asia
Area of Study
Asian Studies, Media Studies
Taught In English
Host University Units4
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units6
Hours & Credits
This course focuses on media and communication systems in East Asia (Japan, China, and Korea) from cultural, economic, political, sociological and technological perspectives. The course will examine topics such as: the mass media systems and industries in East Asia, the impact of online and mobile media, the role of traditional media institutions, the transnational nature and flow of news, entertainment, and communication, and the relations between media institutions, governments, and citizens.
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.