Television In The Twenty-First Century

University of Westminster

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Television In The Twenty-First Century

  • Host University

    University of Westminster

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    Radio - Television - Film

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

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    Hours & Credits

  • UK Credits

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

    Pre-requisite: 4TVPR006W Television, Text and Genre or equivalent

    Theory - Portfolio not required.

    This module builds on Television History and Cultures by introducing students to the post-network era of television. This involves i) analysis of global television culture and the emergence of transnational television and formats; (ii) changes in the way television is produced, distributed and accessed in a multi-platform environment (iii) an introduction to changes in the industrial context with an opportunity for students to think about how they might brand their own ideas in a changed television landscape.

    Assessment: In-Class Participation (15%), Presentation Group (30%), Essay (55%)

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