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Journalism, Advertising, and Media Studies
Department Information: 414-229-4436
www.jams.uwm.edu

IMPORTANT REGISTRATION INFORMATION:

1. Some Journalism, Advertising, and Media Studies courses are not open to University Special Students (including Summer Guest Students) or students who want to audit a course (written consent required to audit). Enrollment restrictions such as these can be viewed in the `Expand All' view of the Online Schedule of Classes, specifically in the `Notes' area following course prerequisites.

2. Students who enroll in a Journalism, Advertising, and Media Studies course without meeting all course prerequisites may be administratively dropped. See Registration portion of this Schedule for information about fees for students dropped by department.

3. Enrolled students who do not attend the first week of a Journalism, Advertising, and Media Studies course may be administratively dropped. A student who misses the first day of class should contact the instructor, either in person or via telephone / email. See Registration portion of this Schedule for information about fees for students dropped by department.

4. Official e-mail communication between the Department of Journalism, Advertising, and Media Studies and admitted UWM students will be sent to assigned student UWM PantherLink e-mail addresses (https://pantherlink.uwm.edu). It is a student's responsibility to check her or his PantherLink e-mail account regularly for important university and/or course related information (or to input a PantherLink forward mail command routing email to any other preferred non-UWM email address).


Please note: The College of Letters & Science charges an additional special course fee for Distance Education (online) sections. These sections can be distinguished by a section number beginning with a 2-- (e.g., 201, 202). If the special course fee is not listed in the Schedule of Classes, please contact a fee specialist at (414) 229-3796. The College of Letters & Science charges an additional special course fee for Distance Education (online) sections. These sections can be distinguished by a section number beginning with 2-- (e.g., 201, 202). If the special course fee is not listed in the Schedule of Classes, please contact Andy Cuneo, L&S Student Academic Services, via e-mail, acuneo@uwm.edu, or phone (414) 229-2787.
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JAMS-101: Introduction to Mass Media (3 units; U ; SS)

Overview of mass media from the printing press to the internet. Focus on media technologies, industries, content, and critical approaches.

Notes:
Prereq: none.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 401
49176 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MW 01/22-05/09 Newman, Michael AUP 170 PDF
Prereq: none.
Not open to University Special Students
Enroll in LEC 401 & any DIS 601-609.
For 1-hr supplemental instruction review session times, visit the website www.uwm.edu/Dept/TARC and click on 'Supplemental Instruction' or email tarc@uwm.edu.
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 601
49177 11:00 AM-11:50 AM W 01/22-05/09 Pruni, Analise NWQ G587  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 602
49178 11:00 AM-11:50 AM W 01/22-05/09 Kocik, David LUB N130  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 603
49179 12:00 PM-12:50 PM W 01/22-05/09 Brunson, Alexia CRT 203  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 604
49180 12:00 PM-12:50 PM W 01/22-05/09 Kocik, David CRT 103  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 605
49181 1:00 PM-1:50 PM W 01/22-05/09 Brunson, Alexia LUB S195  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 606
49182 1:00 PM-1:50 PM W 01/22-05/09 Kocik, David KEN 1140  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 607
49183 11:00 AM-11:50 AM R 01/22-05/09 Pruni, Analise NWQ G567  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 608
49184 11:00 AM-11:50 AM R 01/22-05/09 Brunson, Alexia PHY 146  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 609
49202 12:00 PM-12:50 PM R 01/22-05/09 Pruni, Analise NWQ G567  
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-111: Gender and the Media (3 units; U ; HU)

How gender representations in popular media inform and construct our understandings of the world; gender in popular culture, including new media; critical analysis of representations.

Notes:
No cr for students w/cr in JAMS 460. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001
51811 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/22-05/09 Lohman, Eric BOL B46 Word
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-113: Internet Culture (3 units; U ; HU)

Social, cultural, and historical dimensions of the Internet.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU (FEE) 3 LEC 201
49203 - 01/22-05/09 Tasman, Marc ONLINE WEB PDF

JAMS-199: Independent Study (1 - 3 units; U )

For further information, consult dept chair.

Notes:
May be retaken to 6 cr max. Prereq: 2.5 gpa; writ cons instr, dept chair, & asst dean for SAS.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001
45734 - 01/22-05/09 Allen, David TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002
45735 - 01/22-05/09 Bradway, Jacqueline TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003
45736 - 01/22-05/09 Cao, Xiaoxia TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004
45737 - 01/22-05/09 Daley, Jane TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005
45738 - 01/22-05/09 Levine, Elana TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 006
45744 - 01/22-05/09 Lohman, Eric TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 007
45739 - 01/22-05/09 Mcbride, Jessica TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 008
45740 - 01/22-05/09 Newman, Michael TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 009
59393 - 01/22-05/09 Popp, Richard TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 010
45742 - 01/22-05/09 Rockow, Joette TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 011
45743 - 01/22-05/09 Tasman, Marc TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 012
45745 - 01/22-05/09 Wolock, Lia TBA  

JAMS-201: Media Writing (3 units; U ; OWCB)

Techniques and strategies for writing that can communicate effectively with media audiences; emphasizes innovation and creativity within the constraints of good grammar and style.

Notes:
Prereq: satisfaction of OWC-A GER
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
OWCB   3 LEC 401
49185 9:00 AM-9:50 AM M 01/22-05/09 Mirer, Michael EMS E180 PDF
Enroll in LEC 401 & any LAB 801-809.
Consent required to audit.
OWCB     LAB 801
49186 10:00 AM-11:50 AM M 01/22-05/09 Mirer, Michael BOL 531  
Consent required to audit.
OWCB     LAB 802
49187 12:00 PM-1:50 PM M 01/22-05/09 Kappers, Ashley BOL 531  
Consent required to audit.
OWCB     LAB 803
49188 2:00 PM-3:50 PM M 01/22-05/09 Kappers, Ashley BOL 531  
Consent required to audit.
OWCB     LAB 804
49189 10:00 AM-11:50 AM T 01/22-05/09 Fennimore, John BOL 531  
Consent required to audit.
OWCB     LAB 805
49190 12:00 PM-1:50 PM T 01/22-05/09 Fennimore, John BOL 531  
Consent required to audit.
OWCB     LAB 806
49191 2:00 PM-3:50 PM T 01/22-05/09 Menders, Stephanie BOL 531  
Consent required to audit.
OWCB     LAB 807
49192 10:00 AM-11:50 AM W 01/22-05/09 Ahmed, Abu Taib BOL 531  
Consent required to audit.
OWCB     LAB 808
49193 12:00 PM-1:50 PM W 01/22-05/09 Ahmed, Abu Taib BOL 531  
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-204: News Writing and Technology (3 units; U )

Writing, storytelling, digital editing and production for journalism.

Notes:
Prereq: declared JAMS major or minor.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
49212 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/22-05/09 Daley, Jane BOL 296 PDF
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 002
49213 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/22-05/09 Daley, Jane BOL 296 PDF
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-207: Introduction to Advertising and Public Relations (3 units; U )

A practical approach to developing, implementing, and evaluating advertising and public relations strategies.

Notes:
Prereq: declared JAMS major or minor.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 401
49204 11:00 AM-11:50 AM MW 01/22-05/09 Bradway, Jacqueline SAB G90 PDF
Consent required to audit.
      DIS 601
49205 12:00 PM-12:50 PM M 01/22-05/09 Beykont, Yasemin MER 321  
Consent required to audit.
      DIS 602
49206 1:00 PM-1:50 PM M 01/22-05/09 Beykont, Yasemin MER 321  
Consent required to audit.
      DIS 603
50699 2:00 PM-2:50 PM M 01/22-05/09 Beykont, Yasemin MER 321  
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-214: Advertising in American Society (3 units; U ; HU)

A critical survey of advertising's development and current practices as well as its impact on knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors.

Notes:
Prereq: none.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001
52267 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/22-05/09 Popp, Richard PHY 133 PDF

JAMS-231: Publication Design (3 units; U )

Principles of print layout and design.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LAB 801
49210 5:30 PM-8:10 PM T 01/22-05/09 Woods, Malcolm BOL 521  
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-262: Principles of Media Studies (3 units; U )

Central issues and concerns in the field of media studies. Cultural study of media industries and production practices. Analysis of media texts and audiences.

Notes:
Prereq: declared JAMS major or minor.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
49200 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/22-05/09 Wolock, Lia MER 213 PDF

JAMS-289: Internship in Journalism and Media Communication, Lower Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of basic principles of journalism and media communication in a business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.

Notes:
Students earn one academic credit per 40 hours of internship placement. Does not count toward JAMS major or minor. Cr/no cr only. May be retaken to 6 cr max. Prereq: 2.5 gpa; cons supervising faculty member.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 101
45003 - 01/22-05/09 Jurek, Rachael OFF CAMPUS Word
Students earn one academic credit per 40 hours of internship placement. A three-credit internship, therefore, requires the student to complete at least 120 hours.
Audit never allowed.

JAMS-297: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101
48427 - 01/22-05/09   TBA  

JAMS-306: Feature and Magazine Article Writing: (3 units; U )

Using interviews, analysis and/or observation to produce feature and profile stories.

Notes:
May not be retaken for cr. Prereq: jr st; declared JAMS major/minor or English major.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Journalism-Focused
    3 LEC 001
51452 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/22-05/09 Gunn, Harold BOL 581 PDF
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-307: Persuasive Media Writing and Production: (3 units; U )

Writing, design, and production of persuasive media elements through individual and group work and skills-based activities.

Notes:
May not be retaken for cr. Prereq: declared JAMS major/minor; grade of C or better in JAMS 207(P).
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
PR-Focused
    3 LEC 001
49207 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 01/22-05/09 Bradway, Jacqueline BOL 521 PDF
Consent required to audit.
Ad-Focused
    3 LEC 002
49208 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/22-05/09 Rockow, Joette BOL 521 PDF
Consent required to audit.
Ad-Focused
    3 LEC 003
49209 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/22-05/09 Rockow, Joette BOL 521 PDF
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-320: Integrated Reporting (3 units; U )

Multimedia reporting and writing in an integrated newsroom setting.

Notes:
Prereq: declared JAMS major or minor; grade of C or better in JAMS 204(P).
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
49214 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 01/22-05/09 Mcbride, Jessica BOL 296 Word
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-325: Audio Storytelling (3 units; U )

Analysis of audio storytelling techniques and impact; audio storytelling production.

Notes:
Counts as repeat of JAMS 380 w/similar topic. Prereq: jr st.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
59391 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/22-05/09 Daley, Jane BOL 296 PDF
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-336: Media Graphics (3 units; U )

Production and analysis of mass media graphics, photographs, and illustrations.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; JAMS major/minor or Digital Arts and Culture (DAC) status; grade of C or better in JAMS 113(P) or grade of C or better in ART 118(P).
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LAB 801
51487 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/22-05/09 Tasman, Marc BOL 521 PDF
Consent required to audit.
    3 LAB 802
51488 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/22-05/09 Tasman, Marc BOL 521 PDF
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-342: Television News Reporting (3 units; U )

Reporting, writing, and editing television news, including field camera operation and video editing.

Notes:
Prereq: declared JAMS major or minor; grade of C or better in JAMS 204(P).
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 002
59696 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/22-05/09 Daley, Jane BOL 296  
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-380: Special Topics in Journalism, Advertising, and Media Studies: (3 units; U )

Special topics not addressed in regularly-approved courses.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st; any add'l prereqs announced in Schedule of Classes.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Health and Media
  (FEE) 3 LEC 202
59388 - 01/22-05/09 Cao, Xiaoxia ONLINE WEB  
Professional Social Media & Online Audience Growth
  (FEE) 3 LEC 203
52268 - 01/22-05/09 Mcbride, Jessica ONLINE WEB Word

JAMS-399: On-Campus Internship (3 units; U )

Professional internship in journalism, public relations, advertising, or other media.

Notes:
May be retaken to 6 cr max in combination with JAMS 600. Prereq: jr st, declared JAMS major, & cons dept internship committee.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 FLD 101
59385 - 01/22-05/09 Jurek, Rachael OFF CAMPUS Word
Students earn one academic credit per 40 hours of internship placement. A three-credit internship, therefore, requires the student to complete at least 120 hours.
Audit never allowed.

JAMS-407: Persuasive Media Strategies and Tactics (3 units; U )

Exploration and analysis of advertising media buying and planning, and PR media relations.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; grade of C or better in JAMS 207(P); or cons instr.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
59122 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/22-05/09 Hwang, Taisik BOL 289 PDF
Consent required to audit.

JAMS 460(360): History of Mass Media (3 units; U )

Evolution of mass media in the United States; how technological, cultural, political and economic changes have affected the media.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
49199 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/22-05/09 Popp, Richard BOL B46 PDF
Consent required to audit.

JAMS 461(361): Media Ethics (3 units; U ; HU)

Practical application of ethical principles to controversies in print and broadcast journalism, advertising, public relations, and new technologies of mass communication.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU (FEE) 3 LEC 201
59379 - 01/22-05/09 Bergeson-Gallun, Theresa ONLINE WEB Word
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-481: Topics in Social Media: (3 units; U )

Topics examining social media's use, influence and/or development.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq. jr st. Not open for cr to students w/ cr in JAMS 380 w/ similar topic.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Social Media Analytics
    3 LEC 401
58121 1:00 PM-1:50 PM M 01/22-05/09 Hwang, Taisik BOL B60 PDF
Enroll in LEC 401 & LAB 801 or LAB 802.
Social Media Analytics
      LAB 801
58122 2:00 PM-3:40 PM M 01/22-05/09 Hwang, Taisik BOL 289  
Social Media Analytics
      LAB 802
58123 2:00 PM-3:40 PM T 01/22-05/09 Hwang, Taisik BOL 289  

JAMS-489: Internship in Journalism and Media Communication, Upper Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of basic principles of journalism and media communication in a business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.

Notes:
Students earn one academic credit per 40 hours of internship placement. A three-credit internship, therefore, requires the student to complete at least 120 hours. Does not count toward JAMS major or minor. Cr/no cr only. May be retaken to 6 cr max. Prereq: 2.5 gpa; cons supervising faculty member.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 101
45005 - 01/22-05/09 Jurek, Rachael OFF CAMPUS Word
Students earn one academic credit per 40 hours of internship placement. A three-credit internship, therefore, requires the student to complete at least 120 hours.
Audit never allowed.

JAMS-497: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U/G )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101
48426 - 01/22-05/09   TBA  

JAMS-500: Advanced Integrated Reporting (3 units; U )

Long form multimedia story production.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; declared JAMS major or minor; grade of C or better in 320(P).
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LAB 801
59120 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/22-05/09 Mirer, Michael BOL 296 Word
Consent required to audit.

JAMS 502(602): Specialized Reporting: (3 units; U )

Overview of the problems and challenges of specialized reporting in an area such as social science, science, the humanities and the arts.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Not open for cr to student w/cr in JAMS 602 w/similar topic. Prereq: jr st; declared JAMS major or minor; grade of C or better in JAMS 320(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Immersive Journalism Experience
    3 LEC 002
59692 12:30 PM-3:10 PM M 01/22-05/09 Mcbride, Jessica BOL 296  
This course will include both traditional course work and an immersive travel experience for journalistic purposes; both are required components and students will need to be committed to both. If you have taken JAMS-342, but not yet JAMS-320, and are interested in this class, please contact the instructor for permission to register.
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-504: Critical and Opinion Writing (3 units; U )

Training in editorial research and preparation of background and opinion articles.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
58116 - 01/22-05/09 Mcbride, Jessica ONLINE WEB Word
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-505: Research for Advertising and Public Relations (3 units; U/G )

Examination of the research process through hands-on projects; how to formulate research questions, design questionnaires, collect data, and report and interpret answers to these questions.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; grade of C or better in JAMS 207(P); or cons instr.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
49195 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 01/22-05/09 Jurek, Rachael LUB S220 Word
This section not offered for graduate credit this semester.
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-524: Advertising and Public Relations Campaigns (3 units; U )

Advanced course in advertising and public relations; emphasis on applying integrated practices and principles.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; grade of C or better in JAMS 222(P), 224(P), or 307(P); declared JAMS major or minor.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
49196 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/22-05/09 Jurek, Rachael BOL 521 Word
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 002
49211 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/22-05/09 Rockow, Joette BOL 521 PDF
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-559: Freedom of Expression in the Digital Age (3 units; U/G )

First Amendment, copyright, privacy, libel, and other legal issues in contemporary news, media, persuasive communication, and social communication.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
49197 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/22-05/09 Allen, David MIT 191 Word
This section offered for both undergraduate and graduate credit this semester.
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-562: Media Studies and Culture (3 units; U/G )

Mass media and the production of culture; media industries, content, and audiences; focus on contemporary issues.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; grade of C or better in JAMS 262(P).
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
49198 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 01/22-05/09 Lohman, Eric BOL B64 Word
This section not offered for graduate credit this semester.
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-600: Off-Campus Internship (3 units; U/G )

Professional internship in journalism, public relations, advertising, or other media.

Notes:
May be retaken to 6 cr max in combination with JAMS 399. Prereq: jr st & declared JAMS major, or grad st; cons internship committee.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 IND 101
45006 - 01/22-05/09 Jurek, Rachael OFF CAMPUS Word
Students earn one academic credit per 40 hours of internship placement. A three-credit internship, therefore, requires the student to complete at least 120 hours.
Audit never allowed.

JAMS-614: Seminar in Media and Public Opinion (3 units; U/G )

Preparation to be critical consumer of polls and media coverage of them; theories and findings regarding propaganda and media influence on public opinion.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 SEM 001
59371 3:30 PM-6:10 PM R 01/22-05/09 Cao, Xiaoxia BOL B56 PDF
This section offered for both undergraduate and graduate credit this semester.
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-620: Seminar in Global Media (3 units; U/G )

Economic, regulatory, and cultural characteristics of national and global mass media.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 SEM 001
53245 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/22-05/09 Wolock, Lia BOL 581 PDF
This section offered for both undergraduate and graduate credit this semester.
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-660: Seminar in Contemporary Issues in Media Studies: (3 units; U/G )

Research-oriented approaches to theoretical and social issues in mass communication.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Sports, Media & Society
    3 SEM 001
50698 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/22-05/09 Mirer, Michael BOL 581 PDF
This section offered for both undergraduate and graduate credit this semester.
Political Economy of the Media
    3 SEM 002
51812 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/22-05/09 Lohman, Eric BOL 581 Word
This section not offered for graduate credit this semester.
Political Economy of the Media
    3 SEM 003
53246 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/22-05/09 Lohman, Eric BOL 581 Word
This section not offered for graduate credit this semester.

JAMS-661: Seminar in Media Communication and Society: (3 units; U/G )

Topics related to the mass media; the research process; development of a seminar paper based on original research.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st; add'l prereqs, if any, announced in the Schedule of Classes.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Gender and Popular Culture
    3 SEM 001
52270 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/22-05/09 Levine, Elana HLT G88 PDF
This section offered for both undergraduate and graduate credit this semester.
Prereq: a grade of C or better in JAMS 111(P), JAMS 262(P), WGS 200(P), WGS 201(P), or grad st.
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-699: Advanced Independent Study (1 - 6 units; U )

For further information, consult dept chair.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st, 2.5 gpa, & writ cons instr, dept chair & asst dean for SAS.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 IND 001
45007 - 01/22-05/09 Allen, David TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 002
45008 - 01/22-05/09 Bradway, Jacqueline TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 003
45009 - 01/22-05/09 Cao, Xiaoxia TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 004
45010 - 01/22-05/09 Daley, Jane TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 005
45011 - 01/22-05/09 Levine, Elana TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 006
45012 - 01/22-05/09 Lohman, Eric TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 007
45013 - 01/22-05/09 Mcbride, Jessica TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 008
59368 - 01/22-05/09 Newman, Michael TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 009
45014 - 01/22-05/09 Popp, Richard TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 010
45016 - 01/22-05/09 Rockow, Joette TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 011
45017 - 01/22-05/09 Tasman, Marc TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 012
45018 - 01/22-05/09 Wolock, Lia TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 113
59971 - 01/22-05/09 Newman, Michael OFF CAMPUS  

JAMS-810: Media Effects (3 units; G )

Cross-disciplinary examination of theoretical approaches, research methods, and findings in the study of mass media effects on beliefs, opinions, behavior, and policy; design and execution of a research project.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 SEM 001
59362 9:00 AM-11:40 AM F 01/22-05/09 Cao, Xiaoxia BOL 581 PDF
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-835: Politics and the Media (3 units; G )

In-depth examination of the relationships between the media and politics in the United States, with a special focus on political campaigns.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
59359 2:00 PM-4:40 PM R 01/22-05/09 Allen, David BOL 581 Word

JAMS-888: Candidate for Degree (0 units; G )

Available for grad students who must meet minimum cr load requirement.

Notes:
Fee assessed for 1 cr. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    0 IND 001
45746 - 01/22-05/09 Allen, David TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 002
45747 - 01/22-05/09 Cao, Xiaoxia TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 003
45748 - 01/22-05/09 Levine, Elana TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 004
45749 - 01/22-05/09 Newman, Michael TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 005
45750 - 01/22-05/09 Popp, Richard TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 006
45752 - 01/22-05/09 Wolock, Lia TBA  
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-990: Research and Thesis (1 - 6 units; G )

Production of a thesis under the supervision of the student's major professor with the consultation of the degree committee.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 IND 001
45753 - 01/22-05/09 Allen, David TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 002
45754 - 01/22-05/09 Cao, Xiaoxia TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 003
45755 - 01/22-05/09 Levine, Elana TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 004
45756 - 01/22-05/09 Newman, Michael TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 005
45757 - 01/22-05/09 Popp, Richard TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 006
45759 - 01/22-05/09 Wolock, Lia TBA  
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-991: Professional Project (1 - 6 units; G )

Preparation and execution of a project which applies mass communication research and theory in a professional setting.

Notes:
Students enroll under major prof with consultation of degree committee. Prereq: grad st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 IND 001
45760 - 01/22-05/09 Allen, David TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 002
45761 - 01/22-05/09 Cao, Xiaoxia TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 003
45762 - 01/22-05/09 Levine, Elana TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 004
45763 - 01/22-05/09 Newman, Michael TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 005
45764 - 01/22-05/09 Popp, Richard TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 006
45766 - 01/22-05/09 Wolock, Lia TBA  
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-999: Graduate Independent Study (1 - 3 units; G )

Supervised research of a particular topic area either not covered by other courses or at a level of sophistication beyond that of courses which cover the topic.

Notes:
Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: grad st; 3.00 grad gpa; writ cons grad dir.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001
45767 - 01/22-05/09 Allen, David TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 002
45768 - 01/22-05/09 Cao, Xiaoxia TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 003
45769 - 01/22-05/09 Levine, Elana TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 004
45770 - 01/22-05/09 Newman, Michael TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 005
45771 - 01/22-05/09 Popp, Richard TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 006
45773 - 01/22-05/09 Wolock, Lia TBA  
Consent required to audit.

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