COMM 4455 Critical Issues in Mass Communications 3/0/3

Prerequisite: COMM 1154 with a minimum grade of C and ENGL 1102 with a minimum grade of C

Exploration and analysis of critical, contemporary issues concerned with the relationship between mass media and society. Emphasis on critical, creative, and collaborative thinking to reach considered judgments and position students to be media literate, responsible, and responsive 21st century mass media and public relations professionals.