Category Archives: Study Guides

The Commons

Here is the study guide for Week 9. WEEK 9 Key concepts: Copyright Fair use Creative commons Intellectual property ‘Piracy’ & peer-to-peer file-sharing 1998 Digital Millennium Copyright Act Capitalism Privatization of culture Differences between analog and digital IP Enclosure Remix

The Commons

Here is the study guide for Week 9. WEEK 9 Key concepts: Copyright Fair use Creative commons Intellectual property ‘Piracy’ & peer-to-peer file-sharing 1998 Digital Millennium Copyright Act Capitalism Privatization of culture Differences between analog and digital IP Enclosure Remix

Communication & Social Change

Here is the study guide for Week 8. WEEK 8 Key concepts: Narrative & story-based strategy   The story of the battle & the battle of the story   Narrative power analysis: conflict, characters, imagery, foreshadowing, assumptions, & intervention  

Communication & Social Change

Here is the study guide for Week 8. WEEK 8 Key concepts: Narrative & story-based strategy   The story of the battle & the battle of the story   Narrative power analysis: conflict, characters, imagery, foreshadowing, assumptions, & intervention  

Communication 2.0

Here is the study guide for Week 7. I will be out of town on Tuesday, so Dr. Susan Harewood will be joining you for the day. Be nice! I will be back on Thursday. 🙂 WEEK 7 Key concepts:

Communication 2.0

Here is the study guide for Week 7. I will be out of town on Tuesday, so Dr. Susan Harewood will be joining you for the day. Be nice! I will be back on Thursday. 🙂 WEEK 7 Key concepts:

The News Media

Here is the study guide for Week 6.   WEEK 6 Key concepts: Objectivity (in news reporting) The public interest The public sphere Professionalism Mechanisms for press censorship (market forces, stamp duties, libel, etc.) Partisan & popular journalism The penny

The News Media

Here is the study guide for Week 6.   WEEK 6 Key concepts: Objectivity (in news reporting) The public interest The public sphere Professionalism Mechanisms for press censorship (market forces, stamp duties, libel, etc.) Partisan & popular journalism The penny

Researching Media and Communication

Here is the study guide for week 5. WEEK 5 Key concepts: Research Discourse analysis Critical discourse analysis Genre Data Sample & sample frame Ideology & hegemony Linguistic determinism Language as social action Cultural maps Lexical choice Labels Corpus linguistics

Researching Media and Communication

Here is the study guide for week 5. WEEK 5 Key concepts: Research Discourse analysis Critical discourse analysis Genre Data Sample & sample frame Ideology & hegemony Linguistic determinism Language as social action Cultural maps Lexical choice Labels Corpus linguistics

Policy and Economics in Media

Here is the study guide for week 4. WEEK 4 Key concepts: WTO & GATS UNESCO CCD Fragmentation (media & audience) Power law distribution & the long tail Public goods & private goods Audience autonomy Audience as product Audience measurement

Policy and Economics in Media

Here is the study guide for week 4. WEEK 4 Key concepts: WTO & GATS UNESCO CCD Fragmentation (media & audience) Power law distribution & the long tail Public goods & private goods Audience autonomy Audience as product Audience measurement

Organizing Communication Media

Here is the study guide for Week 3 as we move from the representational process to the production of the media industry. WEEK 3 Key concepts: The mechanistic approach to policy (‘mechanical notion’)   Policy-making as a contested political process

Organizing Communication Media

Here is the study guide for Week 3 as we move from the representational process to the production of the media industry. WEEK 3 Key concepts: The mechanistic approach to policy (‘mechanical notion’)   Policy-making as a contested political process