BMS314H1: Media Revolutions

Hours

24L

Previous Course Number

SMC314H1

This class offers a deeper examination of the intersections of technology and human thought, perception and culture. The advent of new media technologies, from literacy through to social media, will be examined as revolutions in technology, semantic fields of cultural meaning-making and human action. Students gain a strong focus on technological advancements as insights into cross-cultural change at significant turning points in book and media history.

Prerequisite
Exclusion
Distribution Requirements
Humanities
Breadth Requirements
Society and its Institutions (3)