Course Details

Credit Hours
3 (no graduate credit)
Credit Type
13 (13 submitted)
3 proctored exams
Faculty Evaluated
Junior standing is required.

The role and importance of mass media in the political process, primarily the U.S. Constitutional protections of the press, politics of media control, political news and advertising, effects of information on election campaigns, political institutions, and policy making.

Special Instructions

College of Arts and Science course fee. Social Science course.

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1. GraberMass Media & American Politics9th '15978-1-4522-8728-7
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