Sociology of Mass Communication (s) (2006/2007)

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Course code
4S01466
Name of lecturer
Domenico Secondulfo
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
SPS/08 - SOCIOLOGY OF CULTURE AND COMMUNICATION
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
1st semester dal Oct 2, 2006 al Dec 20, 2006.

Lesson timetable

1st semester
Day Time Type Place Note
Thursday 11:50 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall 2.2  
Friday 11:50 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall 2.2  

Learning outcomes

The course aims at providing the main concepts of mass communication sociology and a sociological reflection on the main mass media, as well a san update of the most interesting communicative phenomena developed in the environment of telematic network.

Syllabus

Contents of the course . The course will provide an overview upon the main theories concerning mass communication and its specific issues. Subsequently, the course will investigate the issue of public opinion and its historical development. Participation of some professional journalists; E-learning held by Dr. Paolo Dell’Aquila.

Assessment methods and criteria

Written test (open questions).