COMS 354 Media Studies of Crime (3 credits)

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Offered by: Art History & Communications (Faculty of Arts)


Communication Studies : Critical analysis of the social construction of crime from the perspectives of its visual culture and representation in popular, historical and new media forms.

Terms: Fall 2016

Instructors: Straw, William O (Fall)

  • This course is sometimes cross-listed with ARTH 353 when taught as "Visual Culture of Crime" by Prof. Will Straw.

  • Prerequisite: One of the following: COMS 200, COMS 210, or COMS 230 or permission of the instructor.

  • Restriction: Not open to students who have taken or are taking ARTH 353 when topic is "Visual Culture of Crime".

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