Introduction to Contemporary Media Theory
University of Westminster
Area of Study
Taught In English
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Recommended U.S. Semester Credits4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units6
Hours & Credits
Theory - Portfolio not required.
This module examines the behaviours and motivations of media consumers and producers by identifying the ideological and discursive structures that shape the development of media platforms. It introduces critical frameworks for addressing the relationship between meaning and representation in a dynamic media culture, as well as key academic skills for critical research and structured analysis.
Assessment: Group Coursework (50%), Essay (50%)
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