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Journalism, Advertising, and Media Studies
Department Information: 414-299-4436
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. 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 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 20382 2:00 PM-2:50 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Levine, Elana MER 131 PDF
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 601 20383 3:00 PM-3:50 PM W 09/05-12/14 DeGeorge, Sarah LUB N130  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 602 20384 3:00 PM-3:50 PM W 09/05-12/14 Hackett, Claire LUB S233  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 603 20385 3:00 PM-3:50 PM W 09/05-12/14 Dwivedee, Siddhant BOL B84  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 604 20386 4:00 PM-4:50 PM W 09/05-12/14 DeGeorge, Sarah LUB N130  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 605 23588 4:00 PM-4:50 PM W 09/05-12/14 Hackett, Claire LUB S233  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 606 20387 4:00 PM-4:50 PM W 09/05-12/14 Maniotis, Barbara LUB S231  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 607 23589 10:00 AM-10:50 AM R 09/05-12/14 DeGeorge, Sarah NWQ G587  
This section is reserved for Living Learning Community (LLC) students only. Permission is required to enroll and drop. Contact University Housing - Coordinator of Residential Education at uwmLLC@uwm.edu or 414-229-5495.
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 608 20388 10:00 AM-10:50 AM R 09/05-12/14 Maniotis, Barbara LUB S171  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 609 23590 10:00 AM-10:50 AM R 09/05-12/14 Dwivedee, Siddhant HLT G90  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 610 20867 11:00 AM-11:50 AM R 09/05-12/14 Dwivedee, Siddhant MER 342  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 611 21206 11:00 AM-11:50 AM R 09/05-12/14 Hackett, Claire SAB G28  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 612 21207 11:00 AM-11:50 AM R 09/05-12/14 Maniotis, Barbara BOL 581  
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 23593 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Lohman, Eric LUB N146  
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   3 LEC 201 21315 - 09/05-12/14 Tasman, Marc ONLINE WEB PDF
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

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 14812 - 09/05-12/14 Allen, David ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 14823 - 09/05-12/14 Bradway, Jacqueline ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 14813 - 09/05-12/14 Cao, Xiaoxia ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004 14814 - 09/05-12/14 Daley, Jane ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005 14815 - 09/05-12/14 Levine, Elana ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 006 14816 - 09/05-12/14 Mcbride, Jessica ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 007 14817 - 09/05-12/14 Newman, Michael ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 008 14818 - 09/05-12/14 Popp, Richard ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 009 14819 - 09/05-12/14 Pritchard, David ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 010 14820 - 09/05-12/14 Rockow, Joette ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 011 14821 - 09/05-12/14 Tasman, Marc ROOM 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 (FEE) 3 LEC 401 20389 9:00 AM-9:50 AM M 09/05-12/14 Nusser, Susan MER 131  
To cover printing costs, all enrolled students will be charged an additional course fee of $5.00 beyond regular tuition.
Consent required to audit.
OWCB (FEE)   LAB 801 20390 10:00 AM-11:50 AM M 09/05-12/14 Nusser, Susan BOL 531  
An additional special course fee of $5.00 will be assessed to cover printing costs.
Consent required to audit.
OWCB (FEE)   LAB 802 20391 12:00 PM-1:50 PM M 09/05-12/14 Pollman, Anthony BOL 531  
An additional special course fee of $5.00 will be assessed to cover printing costs.
Consent required to audit.
OWCB (FEE)   LAB 803 20392 2:00 PM-3:50 PM M 09/05-12/14 Pruni, Analise BOL 531  
An additional special course fee of $5.00 will be assessed to cover printing costs.
Consent required to audit.
OWCB (FEE)   LAB 804 20393 10:00 AM-11:50 AM T 09/05-12/14 Thies, Ryan BOL 531  
An additional special course fee of $5.00 will be assessed to cover printing costs.
Consent required to audit.
OWCB (FEE)   LAB 805 20394 12:00 PM-1:50 PM T 09/05-12/14 Thies, Ryan BOL 531  
An additional special course fee of $5.00 will be assessed to cover printing costs.
Consent required to audit.
OWCB (FEE)   LAB 806 20395 2:00 PM-3:50 PM T 09/05-12/14 Mandella, Anthony BOL 531  
An additional special course fee of $5.00 will be assessed to cover printing costs.
Consent required to audit.
OWCB (FEE)   LAB 807 20396 10:00 AM-11:50 AM W 09/05-12/14 Pollman, Anthony BOL 531  
An additional special course fee of $5.00 will be assessed to cover printing costs.
Consent required to audit.
OWCB (FEE)   LAB 808 20397 12:00 PM-1:50 PM W 09/05-12/14 Mandella, Anthony BOL 531  
An additional special course fee of $5.00 will be assessed to cover printing costs.
Consent required to audit.
OWCB (FEE)   LAB 809 20398 2:00 PM-3:50 PM W 09/05-12/14 Pruni, Analise BOL 531  
An additional special course fee of $5.00 will be assessed to cover printing costs.
Consent required to audit.

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

Writing, storytelling, digital editing and production for journalism and documentary.

Notes:
Prereq: declared JAMS major or minor.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 001 21374 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Daley, Jane BOL 296 PDF
To cover printing costs, all enrolled students will be charged an additional course fee of $5.00 beyond regular tuition.
Consent required to audit.
  (FEE) 3 LEC 002 21375 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Daley, Jane BOL 296 PDF
To cover printing costs, all enrolled students will be charged an additional course fee of $5.00 beyond regular tuition.
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
  (FEE) 3 LEC 401 20991 11:00 AM-11:50 AM MW 09/05-12/14 Bradway, Jacqueline MIT 195  
To cover printing costs, all enrolled students will be charged an additional course fee of $10.00 beyond regular tuition.
Consent required to audit.
  (FEE)   DIS 601 21281 12:00 PM-12:50 PM M 09/05-12/14 Wolff, Sierra PHY 144  
Consent required to audit.
  (FEE)   DIS 602 21282 1:00 PM-1:50 PM M 09/05-12/14 Wolff, Sierra PHY 144  
Consent required to audit.
  (FEE)   DIS 603 21450 2:00 PM-2:50 PM M 09/05-12/14 Wolff, Sierra PHY 146  
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-212: Introduction to Corporate Communication (3 units; U )

The profession of corporate communication; focus on the variety of mass communication strategies in the field.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 20972 4:30 PM-7:10 PM T 09/05-12/14 Luljak, Thomas BOL B68  

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 people's knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors and on American society.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 25398 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Rockow, Joette PHY 137  

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
  (FEE) 3 LAB 801 21378 3:30 PM-6:10 PM M 09/11-12/14 Brud, Edward BOL 521  
To cover printing costs, all enrolled students will be charged an additional course fee of $15.00 beyond regular tuition.
Consent required to audit.
  (FEE) 3 LAB 802 20753 5:00 PM-7:40 PM T 09/05-12/14 Woods, Malcolm BOL 521  
To cover printing costs, all enrolled students will be charged an additional course fee of $15.00 beyond regular tuition.
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 21064 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/05-12/14 Lohman, Eric LUB N130  

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:
One cr earned for academic work based on 75 hrs in internship. 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 13888 - 09/05-12/14 Jurek, Rachael OFF CAMPUS  
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 17704 - 09/05-12/14   OFF CAMPUS  

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

Practice in preparing periodical articles for publication.

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 20977 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 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
Ad-Focused
  (FEE) 3 LEC 001 21973 4:00 PM-6:40 PM M 09/11-12/14 Brandt, Kevin BOL 296  
An additional special course fee of $10.00 will be assessed to cover printing costs.
Consent required to audit.
PR-Focused
  (FEE) 3 LEC 002 21074 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/05-12/14 Bradway, Jacqueline BOL 521  
An additional special course fee of $10.00 will be assessed to cover printing costs.
Consent required to audit.
Ad-Focused
  (FEE) 3 LEC 003 21075 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Bradway, Jacqueline BOL 521  
To cover printing costs, all enrolled students will be charged an additional course fee of $10.00 beyond regular tuition.
Consent required to audit.

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

Reporting and research for journalism and documentary.

Notes:
Prereq: declared JAMS major or minor; grade of C or better in JAMS 203(P), 204(P), or 242(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 002 24651 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Mcbride, Jessica BOL 296  
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
  (FEE) 3 LAB 801 20592 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Tasman, Marc BOL 521 PDF
To cover printing costs, all enrolled students will be charged an additional course fee of $15.00 beyond regular tuition.
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 001 22936 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Marble, Jessica BOL 521  
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 002 25430 3:30 PM-4:45 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Marble, Jessica BOL 521  
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-356: Media Literacy (3 units; U )

Application of general semantics and other critical thinking principles to reporting methodology and news judgment.

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

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 25431 - 09/05-12/14 Daley, Jane ONLINE WEB PDF
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-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   3 LEC 201 22181 - 09/05-12/14 Bergeson-Gallun, Theresa ONLINE WEB PDF
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

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
Crisis Communications
    3 LEC 001 24664 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Jurek, Rachael BOL 296  
Documentary, Analysis, and Production
    3 LEC 002 24670 3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 09/05-12/14 Marble, Jessica BOL 296  
Professional Social Media & Online Audience Growth
    3 LEC 201 24671 - 09/05-12/14 Mcbride, Jessica ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

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 13889 - 09/05-12/14 Jurek, Rachael OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.

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:
One cr earned for academic work based on 75 hrs in internship. 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 13890 - 09/05-12/14 Jurek, Rachael OFF CAMPUS  
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 17703 - 09/05-12/14   OFF CAMPUS  

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
    3 LEC 201 26293 - 09/05-12/14 Mcbride, Jessica ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
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), 222(P), or 224(P); or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 20459 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/05-12/14 Jurek, Rachael EMS E237  
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
  (FEE) 3 LEC 001 21161 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Rockow, Joette BOL 521  
To cover printing costs, all enrolled students will be charged an additional course fee of $10.00 beyond regular tuition.
Consent required to audit.
  (FEE) 3 LEC 002 20460 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Rockow, Joette BOL 521  
An additional special course fee of $10.00 will be assessed to cover printing costs.
Consent required to audit.
  (FEE) 3 LEC 003 21997 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Jurek, Rachael BOL 296  
An additional special course fee of $10.00 will be assessed to cover printing costs.
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 21998 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/05-12/14 Allen, David EMS E225  
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 201 24666 - 09/05-12/14 Pritchard, David ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
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 13891 - 09/05-12/14 Jurek, Rachael OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.

JAMS-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. 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
The City Beat: What Makes the City Work
    3 LEC 001 22115 3:30 PM-6:10 PM M 09/11-12/14 Nusser, Susan BOL 581  

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 25436 3:30 PM-6:10 PM R 09/05-12/14 Cao, Xiaoxia BOL B72  
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 26212 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Wolock, Lia BOL 581  
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
Gender, Race, and Class in Wedding Media
    3 SEM 001 22941 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/05-12/14 Lohman, Eric NWQ G587  
This section not offered for graduate credit this semester.
Political Economy of the Media
    3 SEM 002 24653 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Lohman, Eric NWQ G587  
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
Media Framing and the Construction of Reality
    3 SEM 001 22758 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Allen, David CRT 203  
This section offered for both undergraduate and graduate credit this semester.
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 13892 - 09/05-12/14 Allen, David ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 002 13893 - 09/05-12/14 Bradway, Jacqueline ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 003 13894 - 09/05-12/14 Cao, Xiaoxia ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 004 13895 - 09/05-12/14 Daley, Jane ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 005 13896 - 09/05-12/14 Levine, Elana ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 006 13897 - 09/05-12/14 Mcbride, Jessica ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 007 13898 - 09/05-12/14 Newman, Michael ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 008 13899 - 09/05-12/14 Popp, Richard ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 009 13900 - 09/05-12/14 Pritchard, David ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 010 13901 - 09/05-12/14 Rockow, Joette ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 011 13902 - 09/05-12/14 Tasman, Marc ROOM TBA  

JAMS-700: Approaches to Media Studies (3 units; G )

Review and analysis of research in media studies; preparation for scholarly writing.

Notes:
Prereq: admis to MA prog in Media Studies or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 21071 9:00 AM-11:40 AM W 09/05-12/14 Newman, Michael BOL 581 PDF
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-701: Media Studies Research Design (3 units; G )

Qualitative and quantitative research methods in media studies; preparation of a research proposal.

Notes:
Prereq: admis to MA prog in Media Studies or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 21377 9:00 AM-11:40 AM F 09/05-12/14 Cao, Xiaoxia BOL 581  

JAMS-860: Seminar in Media Studies: (3 units; G )

In-depth study and discussion of a current topic in media studies. Specific topics announced in the Schedule of Classes.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Fake News, Facebook, and Freedom of Speech
    3 SEM 001 25441 4:30 PM-7:10 PM R 09/05-12/14 Pritchard, David BOL 581  

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 14824 - 09/05-12/14 Allen, David ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 002 14825 - 09/05-12/14 Cao, Xiaoxia ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 003 14826 - 09/05-12/14 Levine, Elana ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 004 14827 - 09/05-12/14 Newman, Michael ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 005 14830 - 09/05-12/14 Popp, Richard ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 006 14828 - 09/05-12/14 Pritchard, David ROOM 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 14831 - 09/05-12/14 Allen, David ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 002 14832 - 09/05-12/14 Cao, Xiaoxia ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 003 14833 - 09/05-12/14 Levine, Elana ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 004 14834 - 09/05-12/14 Newman, Michael ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 005 14835 - 09/05-12/14 Popp, Richard ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 006 14836 - 09/05-12/14 Pritchard, David ROOM 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 14838 - 09/05-12/14 Allen, David ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 002 14839 - 09/05-12/14 Cao, Xiaoxia ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 003 14840 - 09/05-12/14 Levine, Elana ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 004 14841 - 09/05-12/14 Newman, Michael ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 005 14842 - 09/05-12/14 Popp, Richard ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 006 14843 - 09/05-12/14 Pritchard, David ROOM 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 14845 - 09/05-12/14 Allen, David ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 002 14846 - 09/05-12/14 Cao, Xiaoxia ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 003 14847 - 09/05-12/14 Levine, Elana ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 004 14848 - 09/05-12/14 Newman, Michael ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 005 14849 - 09/05-12/14 Popp, Richard ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 006 14850 - 09/05-12/14 Pritchard, David ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.