Comparative Media Issues: ASEAN vs the world

Mahidol University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Comparative Media Issues: ASEAN vs the world

  • Host University

    Mahidol University

  • Location

    Bangkok, Thailand

  • Area of Study

    Asian Studies, Intercultural Development, International Relations, International Studies

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    Course Description
    Focus on comparative media issues that gain significant recognition in the Southeast Asian region and the world (diplomatic relationship, regional politics, labor immigration, political economy, energy resources, entertainment industry etc). An exploration of issues that gain a global following, and those that garner regional or localized interest, news driven by issues, countries and their global positions, and impact of news on people’s lives. Scrutiny of identities, unity, conflicts and crisis, problems and co-operation of ASEAN countries and the world through both examination of media issues and comparison between ASEAN and the global.

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