Media and journalism present to us much of what we know about the world. Some argue that we live as much through media as we live in media. Learn how they work from multiple perspectives, from the public to the private, on both local and global scales. Learn the connections and the dynamics in the context of today’s rapidly changing media landscape and to critically evaluate the constraints and opportunities offered by modern media institutions and information technologies. Students can focus their studies by following either the Journalism stream or the Media stream. Learn more in the Academic Calendar.
- Learn media literacy skills and the rhetoric and logic of digital media platforms so you can use them to accomplish personal and professional goals more effectively.
- Learn to critically evaluate the constraints and opportunities offered by modern media institutions and information technologies.
- Learn to critically evaluate media and their underlying ideologies and implications.