Units of Study
ASNS2670 - Mass Media in East Asia
Semester 1, 2014 | Credit Points: 6
Coordinator: Ki-Sung Kwak
Phone: +61 2 9351 4490
This unit introduces students to the media industry and policies in selected countries in East Asia, namely Japan, Hong Kong, South Korea and Taiwan. In addressing the topics, the main features of media in the region are discussed and compared. The unit will be multi-disciplinary, covering various aspects of mass media in the region. These include the social and cultural role of the media, political and economic justification of state control, and implications of the emergence of new communication technologies.
1x1000wd tutorial paper (30%), 1x1500wd essay (30%), 1x2hr final exam (40%)
1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week
(12 Junior credit points of Asian Studies) or (12 Junior credit points of Korean Studies) or (12 Junior credit points from GCST, SCLG, ANTH, ENGL1008, ENGL1026, PHIL1011 or PHIL1013)
Please Note: This timetable is a draft timetable and subject to change.
Lecture for ASNS2670
|Class||Mass Media in East Asia|
|Session||Semester 1 2014|
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