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News Discourse as Political Communication CMNS 331 (4)

An examination of journalism and the news media as a set of institutions with important political and ideological roles. The course overviews theoretical perspectives and applies selected theoretical concepts to such topics as: influences on media content, how news generates meaning, ideological aspects of media frames, and the evaluation of journalism's performance in relation to normative expectations of democratic political communication. Prerequisite: at least one of CMNS 235 or 240.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Ahmed Al-Rawi
Th 11:30 AM – 2:20 PM
WMC 3210, Burnaby
D101 Mo 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
SSCK 8669, Burnaby
D102 Mo 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
SSCK 8669, Burnaby
D103 Mo 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SSCK 8669, Burnaby
D104 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SSCK 8669, Burnaby