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Technology-Mediated Communication
3
Credits
Graduate
Level

An inquiry into interactive media and how they exert a powerful influence on communicative practices and society. Positioned at the intersection of technology identity and culture interactive media are altering the ways in which people communicate in a wide range of contexts including education marketing civic discourse politics and popular culture. Applying theories about the relationship between communication technology and culture this course will explore the current and potential future impact of interactive electronic communication and the social changes that are occurring.