Jennifer Braddock
Spring, Summer, Fall
College of Journalism and Communications
Journalism; Advertising; Public Relations; Media Production, Management & Technology

This course focuses on gaining an understanding of world communication systems by exploring historical foundations of global communication to include early advancements, technology, social, political and economic factors, theoretical paradigms and the mass media itself among other topics. Against a backdrop of the major trends in the field of communication, students will be equipped to evaluate the use of media tools and approaches around the world.