INS302H1: Indigenous Representation in the Mass Media and Society

Hours

24L

A survey of historical and contemporary representations of Indigenous people in the mass media. Introduction to basic techniques for evaluating, analyzing, and understanding the construction of Indigeneity as it is communicated through film, television, and other media. Examination of racial stereotypes and the role of mass communication in perpetuating and challenging stereotypes, cultural appropriation, Indigenous media production, impact of media portrayal of Indigenous peoples.

Prerequisite
8.0 credits including INS201Y1, plus 1.0 additional INS credit
Exclusion
Distribution Requirements
Humanities
Social Science
Breadth Requirements
Creative and Cultural Representations (1)