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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. 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
19709 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MW 09/03-12/12 Lohman, Eric BOL 150 PDF
Enroll in LEC 401 & any DIS 601-612.
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 601
19710 11:00 AM-11:50 AM W 09/03-12/12 Brunson, Alexia CHM 197  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 602
19711 11:00 AM-11:50 AM W 09/03-12/12 Baker, Briah LUB S220  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 603
19712 12:00 PM-12:50 PM W 09/03-12/12 Brunson, Alexia NWQ G578  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 604
19713 12:00 PM-12:50 PM W 09/03-12/12 Baker, Briah CRT 103  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 605
21816 1:00 PM-1:50 PM W 09/03-12/12 Brunson, Alexia CHM 197  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 606
19714 1:00 PM-1:50 PM W 09/03-12/12 Baker, Briah PHY 143  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 607
21817 12:00 PM-12:50 PM R 09/03-12/12 Kocik, David SAN C160  
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
19715 12:00 PM-12:50 PM R 09/03-12/12 Slyter, Riana HLT G88  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 609
21818 1:00 PM-1:50 PM R 09/03-12/12 Slyter, Riana MER 321  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 610
20090 1:00 PM-1:50 PM R 09/03-12/12 Kocik, David HLT G88  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 611
20350 2:00 PM-2:50 PM R 09/03-12/12 Slyter, Riana LUB S263  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 612
20351 2:00 PM-2:50 PM R 09/03-12/12 Kocik, David BOL B56  
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
21821 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Lohman, Eric MER 131 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
20436 - 09/03-12/12 Tasman, Marc ONLINE WEB PDF
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or 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
15650 - 09/03-12/12   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   3 LEC 401
19716 9:00 AM-9:50 AM M 09/03-12/12 Mirer, Michael EMS E180  
Enroll in LEC 401 & any LAB 801-809.
Consent required to audit.
OWCB     LAB 801
19717 10:00 AM-11:50 AM M 09/03-12/12 Menders, Stephanie BOL 531  
Consent required to audit.
OWCB     LAB 802
19718 12:00 PM-1:50 PM M 09/03-12/12 Ahmed, Abu Taib BOL 531  
Consent required to audit.
OWCB     LAB 803
19719 2:00 PM-3:50 PM M 09/03-12/12 Ahmed, Abu Taib BOL 531  
Consent required to audit.
OWCB     LAB 804
19720 10:00 AM-11:50 AM T 09/03-12/12 Wilson, Naomi BOL 531  
Consent required to audit.
OWCB     LAB 805
19721 12:00 PM-1:50 PM T 09/03-12/12 Fennimore, John BOL 531  
Consent required to audit.
OWCB     LAB 806
19722 2:00 PM-3:50 PM T 09/03-12/12 Fennimore, John BOL 531  
Consent required to audit.
OWCB     LAB 807
19723 10:00 AM-11:50 AM W 09/03-12/12 Wisneski, Samuel BOL 531  
Consent required to audit.
OWCB     LAB 808
19724 12:00 PM-1:50 PM W 09/03-12/12 Wisneski, Samuel BOL 531  
Consent required to audit.
OWCB     LAB 809
19725 2:00 PM-3:50 PM W 09/03-12/12 Mirer, Michael 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: C or better in JAMS 101(P) and JAMS 201(P).
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
20472 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 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: C or better in JAMS 101(P) and JAMS 201(P).
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 401
20177 11:00 AM-11:50 AM MW 09/03-12/12 Bradway, Jacqueline BOL B79  
Consent required to audit.
      DIS 601
20405 12:00 PM-12:50 PM M 09/03-12/12 Beykont, Yasemin CRT B12  
Consent required to audit.
      DIS 602
20406 1:00 PM-1:50 PM M 09/03-12/12 Beykont, Yasemin CRT 119  
Consent required to audit.
      DIS 603
20523 2:00 PM-2:50 PM M 09/03-12/12 Beykont, Yasemin CRT B12  
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
22531 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Popp, Richard MIT 191 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
20002 3:30 PM-6:10 PM M 09/09-12/12 Brud, Edward 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: C or better in JAMS 101(P) and JAMS 201(P).
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
20236 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/03-12/12 Levine, Elana LUB S231 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
14885 - 09/03-12/12 Rockow, Joette OFF CAMPUS PDF
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
18277 - 09/03-12/12   OFF CAMPUS  

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
20165 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Fishman, Elly 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
20241 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/03-12/12 Bradway, Jacqueline BOL 521  
Consent required to audit.
Ad-Focused
    3 LEC 002
20242 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 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
22301 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/03-12/12 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
26568 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/03-12/12 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
19880 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/03-12/12 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 001
21529 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Guarda Velasco, Camila 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
Event Planning
    3 LEC 001
22304 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Jurek, Rachael BOL 296 PDF
Design for Advertising
    3 LEC 002
22307 5:00 PM-7:40 PM W 09/03-12/12 Woods, Malcolm BOL 521 PDF
Introduction to Video Storytelling
    3 LEC 006
27679 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Guarda Velasco, Camila BOL 296  
Health and Media
  (FEE) 3 LEC 203
23565 - 09/03-12/12 Cao, Xiaoxia ONLINE WEB Word
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Web Design & Data Visualization for Communicators
  (FEE) 3 LEC 204
26570 - 09/03-12/12 Hwang, Taisik ONLINE WEB PDF
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Professional Social Media & Online Audience Growth
  (FEE) 3 LEC 205
26571 - 09/03-12/12 Mcbride, Jessica ONLINE WEB Word
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or 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
14886 - 09/03-12/12 Rockow, Joette OFF CAMPUS PDF
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
23921 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Rockow, Joette BOL 521 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   3 LEC 001
21040 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Allen, David BOL B60 PDF
Consent required to audit.
HU (FEE) 3 LEC 202
26572 - 09/03-12/12 Bergeson-Gallun, Theresa ONLINE WEB PDF
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
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
23922 3:30 PM-4:20 PM M 09/03-12/01 Hwang, Taisik BOL 581 PDF
          3:30 PM-4:20 PM M 12/02-12/12   BOL 289  
Enroll in LEC 401 & LAB 801.
Social Media Analytics
      LAB 801
23923 3:30 PM-5:10 PM W 09/03-12/12   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
14887 - 09/03-12/12 Rockow, Joette OFF CAMPUS PDF
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
18276 - 09/03-12/12   OFF CAMPUS  

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
23566 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Mirer, Michael BOL 521  
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
Longform Multimedia Journalism
    3 LEC 001
20994 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Daley, Jane BOL 296 PDF
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
26575 - 09/03-12/12 Mcbride, Jessica ONLINE WEB Word
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or 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); or cons instr.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
19773 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Jurek, Rachael BOL 296  
This course 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
20313 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/03-12/12 Jurek, Rachael BOL 521  
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 002
19774 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Jurek, Rachael 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.

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
20924 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Allen, David MIT 191 PDF
This course offered for both undergraduate and graduate credit this semester. Graduate students, please register for JAMS-559-001G.
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
24468 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Allen, David MIT 191 PDF
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-559G: 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.

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
20924 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Allen, David MIT 191 PDF
This course offered for both undergraduate and graduate credit this semester. Graduate students, please register for JAMS-559-001G.
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
24468 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Allen, David MIT 191 PDF
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
14888 - 09/03-12/12 Rockow, Joette OFF CAMPUS PDF
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

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
22534 3:30 PM-6:10 PM R 09/03-12/12 Cao, Xiaoxia BOL 581 Word
This course offered for both undergraduate and graduate credit this semester. Graduate students, please register for JAMS-614-001G.
Consent required to audit.
    3 SEM 001
Graduate
26756 3:30 PM-6:10 PM R 09/03-12/12 Cao, Xiaoxia BOL 581 Word
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-614G: 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

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
22534 3:30 PM-6:10 PM R 09/03-12/12 Cao, Xiaoxia BOL 581 Word
This course offered for both undergraduate and graduate credit this semester. Graduate students, please register for JAMS-614-001G.
Consent required to audit.
    3 SEM 001
Graduate
26756 3:30 PM-6:10 PM R 09/03-12/12 Cao, Xiaoxia BOL 581 Word
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

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
22721 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Wolock, Lia BOL 581 PDF
This course offered for both undergraduate and graduate credit this semester. Graduate students, please register for JAMS-620-001G.
Consent required to audit.
    3 SEM 001
Graduate
26757 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Wolock, Lia BOL 581 PDF
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-620G: 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

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
22721 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Wolock, Lia BOL 581 PDF
This course offered for both undergraduate and graduate credit this semester. Graduate students, please register for JAMS-620-001G.
Consent required to audit.
    3 SEM 001
Graduate
26757 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Wolock, Lia BOL 581 PDF
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.

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
New Media History
    3 SEM 001
26735 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Newman, Michael BOL 581 PDF
This course topic offered for both undergraduate and graduate credit this semester. Graduate students, please register for JAMS-660-001G.
New Media History
    3 SEM 001
Graduate
26738 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Newman, Michael BOL 581  
Political Economy of the Media
    3 SEM 003
26737 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Lohman, Eric BOL 581 Word
This course topic not offered for graduate credit this semester.

JAMS-660G: 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.

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
New Media History
    3 SEM 001
26735 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Newman, Michael BOL 581 PDF
This course topic offered for both undergraduate and graduate credit this semester. Graduate students, please register for JAMS-660-001G.
New Media History
    3 SEM 001
Graduate
26738 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Newman, Michael BOL 581  
Political Economy of the Media
    3 SEM 003
26737 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Lohman, Eric BOL 581 Word
This course topic not offered for graduate credit this semester.

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
14889 - 09/03-12/12 Hwang, Taisik 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
20240 9:00 AM-11:40 AM R 09/03-12/12 Levine, Elana CRT 939 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
20474 9:00 AM-11:40 AM F 09/03-12/12 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
Spaces of Media
    3 SEM 001
22535 3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 09/03-12/12 Newman, Michael BOL 581 PDF

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
15661 - 09/03-12/12   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
15667 - 09/03-12/12 Allen, 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
15673 - 09/03-12/12 Popp, Richard 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
15679 - 09/03-12/12 Cao, Xiaoxia ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 002
27813 - 09/03-12/12 Levine, Elana ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 003
27814 - 09/03-12/12 Newman, Michael ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 004
27820 - 09/03-12/12 Wolock, Lia ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 005
27821 - 09/03-12/12 Allen, David ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.

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