Communication, Modernization, and Development
Students will learn the role of communication in modernization and development.
Media Systems History
Students will learn the history and development of media systems in nations around the world.
Media Systems and International Events
Students will learn the role of media systems in various countries and some international events that effect them.
Students will learn the barriers and challenges to development and communication in different countries or regions.
Conflict and Oppression of Communication
Students will learn about the conflict and oppression of freedom of communications.
Students will appreciate the communication challenges facing different peoples.
Diversity and Communication
Students will experience increased respect for diversity of cultures and of the forms of communication.
Freedom of Expression
Students will recognize freedom of expression as a basic (yet relatively rare) human right.