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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
48171 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MW 01/21-05/07 Lohman, Eric MER 131  
Enroll in LEC 401 & any DIS 601-612.
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 601
48172 11:00 AM-11:50 AM W 01/21-05/07   NWQ G578  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 602
48173 12:00 PM-12:50 PM W 01/21-05/07   CRT 203  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 603
48174 12:00 PM-12:50 PM W 01/21-05/07   NWQ G578  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 604
48175 12:00 PM-12:50 PM W 01/21-05/07   CRT 103  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 605
48176 1:00 PM-1:50 PM W 01/21-05/07   NWQ G578  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 606
48177 1:00 PM-1:50 PM W 01/21-05/07   BOL B72  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 607
48178 12:00 PM-12:50 PM R 01/21-05/07   LUB S171  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 608
48179 12:00 PM-12:50 PM R 01/21-05/07   LUB S195  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 609
48195 1:00 PM-1:50 PM R 01/21-05/07   LUB S171  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 610
55745 1:00 PM-1:50 PM R 01/21-05/07   LUB S195  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 611
55746 2:00 PM-2:50 PM R 01/21-05/07   LUB S171  
Consent required to audit.
SS     DIS 612
55747 2:00 PM-2:50 PM R 01/21-05/07   LUB S195  
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
50476 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Lohman, Eric MER 131  
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
48196 - 01/21-05/07 Tasman, Marc ONLINE WEB  
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
45045 - 01/21-05/07   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
48180 9:00 AM-9:50 AM M 01/21-05/07 Mirer, Michael MER 131  
Enroll in LEC 401 & any LAB 801-809.
Consent required to audit.
OWCB     LAB 801
48181 10:00 AM-11:50 AM M 01/21-05/07 Mirer, Michael BOL 531  
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.
OWCB     LAB 802
48182 12:00 PM-1:50 PM M 01/21-05/07   BOL 531  
Consent required to audit.
OWCB     LAB 803
48183 2:00 PM-3:50 PM M 01/21-05/07   BOL 531  
Consent required to audit.
OWCB     LAB 804
48184 10:00 AM-11:50 AM T 01/21-05/07   BOL 531  
Consent required to audit.
OWCB     LAB 805
48185 12:00 PM-1:50 PM T 01/21-05/07   BOL 531  
Consent required to audit.
OWCB     LAB 806
48186 2:00 PM-3:50 PM T 01/21-05/07   BOL 531  
Consent required to audit.
OWCB     LAB 807
48187 10:00 AM-11:50 AM W 01/21-05/07   BOL 531  
Consent required to audit.
OWCB     LAB 808
48188 12:00 PM-1:50 PM W 01/21-05/07   BOL 531  
Consent required to audit.
OWCB     LAB 809
55754 2:00 PM-3:50 PM W 01/21-05/07   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
48205 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Daley, Jane BOL 296  
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 002
48206 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Daley, Jane BOL 296  
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
48197 11:00 AM-11:50 AM MW 01/21-05/07 Bradway, Jacqueline BOL B60  
Enroll in LEC 401 & any DIS 601-603.
Consent required to audit.
      DIS 601
48198 12:00 PM-12:50 PM M 01/21-05/07   CRT 119  
Consent required to audit.
      DIS 602
48199 1:00 PM-1:50 PM M 01/21-05/07   CRT 119  
Consent required to audit.
      DIS 603
49508 2:00 PM-2:50 PM M 01/21-05/07   CRT 119  
Consent required to audit.

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
48203 3:30 PM-6:10 PM M 01/27-05/07 Brud, Edward BOL 521  
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-232: Photojournalism (3 units; U )

The history of photography and the practice of photojournalism, including aesthetic, conceptual, and technical developments. Digital production and distribution.

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

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
55762 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Tasman, Marc 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
48194 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/21-05/07 Wolock, Lia BOL B64  

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
44406 - 01/21-05/07 Rockow, Joette OFF CAMPUS  
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
47479 - 01/21-05/07   OFF CAMPUS  

JAMS-302: Video Storytelling (3 units; U )

Introduction to video producing, recording, editing and writing for journalism, advertising, public relations and social media.

Notes:
Counts as a repeat of JAMS 380 with the same topic. Prereq: grade of C or better in JAMS 201(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
55764 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Guarda Velasco, Camila BOL 296  
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 002
55765 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Guarda Velasco, Camila BOL 296  
Consent required to audit.

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
50176 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Fishman, Elly BOL 581  
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
48200 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 01/21-05/07 Bradway, Jacqueline BOL 521  
Consent required to audit.
Ad-Focused
    3 LEC 002
48201 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Rockow, Joette BOL 521  
Consent required to audit.
PR-Focused
    3 LEC 003
56019 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/21-05/07 Bradway, Jacqueline BOL 521  
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
48207 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 01/21-05/07 Mcbride, Jessica BOL 296  
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
52843 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/21-05/07 Daley, Jane BOL 296  
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-332: Introduction to Digital Documentary (3 units; U )

How to film and edit quality documentary footage fit for client use, broadcast television, or film festival entry.

Notes:
Prereq: declared JAMS major or minor; grade of C or better in JAMS 203(P), 204(P), 242(P) or 307(P).
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
55817 3:30 PM-6:10 PM T 01/21-05/07 Guarda Velasco, Camila BOL 296  
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 002
55818 3:30 PM-6:10 PM R 01/21-05/07 Guarda Velasco, Camila 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
    3 LAB 801
50206 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Tasman, Marc BOL 521  
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
Crisis Communications
    3 LEC 001
52840 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Jurek, Rachael BOL 521  
Design for Advertising
    3 LEC 003
55823 5:00 PM-7:40 PM W 01/21-05/07 Woods, Malcolm BOL 521  
Entertainment and Politics
  (FEE) 3 LEC 204
55824 - 01/21-05/07 Cao, Xiaoxia ONLINE WEB  
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 205
55825 - 01/21-05/07 Hwang, Taisik ONLINE WEB  
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 206
55826 - 01/21-05/07 Mcbride, Jessica ONLINE WEB  
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
52838 - 01/21-05/07 Rockow, Joette OFF CAMPUS  
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
52619 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Rockow, Joette BOL 521  
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 002
55960 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Rockow, Joette BOL 521  
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
48193 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Popp, Richard BOL B52  
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
52832 - 01/21-05/07 Bergeson-Gallun, Theresa ONLINE WEB  
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
51827 2:00 PM-2:50 PM M 01/21-04/20 Hwang, Taisik BOL B76  
          2:00 PM-2:50 PM M 04/27-05/04   BOL 289  
Enroll in LEC 401 & LAB 801.
Social Media Analytics
      LAB 801
51828 2:00 PM-3:40 PM W 01/21-05/07   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
44407 - 01/21-05/07 Rockow, Joette OFF CAMPUS  
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
47478 - 01/21-05/07   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
52617 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Mirer, Michael BOL 581  
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 001
53092 8:00 AM-9:15 AM MW 01/21-05/07 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. Please contact the instructor for permission to register.
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
48189 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 01/21-05/07 Jurek, Rachael LUB N126  
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
48190 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Jurek, Rachael BOL 296  
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 002
48204 8:00 AM-9:15 AM TR 01/21-05/07 Jurek, Rachael BOL 296  
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
48191 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 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
55834 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 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
48191 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 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
55834 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Allen, David MIT 191 PDF
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
48192 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Lohman, Eric LUB S231  
This course 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
44408 - 01/21-05/07 Rockow, Joette OFF CAMPUS  
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

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
52826 3:30 PM-6:10 PM R 01/21-05/07 Cao, Xiaoxia BOL 581  
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
55835 3:30 PM-6:10 PM R 01/21-05/07 Cao, Xiaoxia BOL 581  
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
52826 3:30 PM-6:10 PM R 01/21-05/07 Cao, Xiaoxia BOL 581  
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
55835 3:30 PM-6:10 PM R 01/21-05/07 Cao, Xiaoxia BOL 581  
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-615: Seminar in Media and Politics (3 units; U/G )

How news media cover politics; role of traditional and new media in political campaigns; political content and effects of entertainment media and documentaries.

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

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 SEM 001
55836 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Mirer, Michael BOL 581  
This course not offered for 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.

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
49507 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Newman, Michael LUB S231  
This course offered for both undergraduate and graduate credit this semester. Graduate students, please register for JAMS-660-001G.
New Media History
    3 SEM 001
Graduate
55838 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Newman, Michael LUB S231  
Social Media and Society
    3 SEM 002
55837 4:30 PM-7:10 PM M 01/27-05/07 Hwang, Taisik BOL 581  
This course 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
49507 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Newman, Michael LUB S231  
This course offered for both undergraduate and graduate credit this semester. Graduate students, please register for JAMS-660-001G.
New Media History
    3 SEM 001
Graduate
55838 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Newman, Michael LUB S231  
Social Media and Society
    3 SEM 002
55837 4:30 PM-7:10 PM M 01/27-05/07 Hwang, Taisik BOL 581  
This course 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

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
50817 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Allen, David BOL 581 PDF
This course offered for both undergraduate and graduate credit this semester. Graduate students, please register for JAMS-661-001G.
Consent required to audit.
Media Framing and the Construction of Reality
    3 SEM 001
Graduate
53420 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Allen, David BOL 581 PDF
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-661G: 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

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
50817 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Allen, David BOL 581 PDF
This course offered for both undergraduate and graduate credit this semester. Graduate students, please register for JAMS-661-001G.
Consent required to audit.
Media Framing and the Construction of Reality
    3 SEM 001
Graduate
53420 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Allen, David BOL 581 PDF
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
44409 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  

JAMS-830: Topics in Media History: (3 units; G )

Historical approaches to the study of media; design and execution of a research project.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Communication & Consumer Culture in Modern America
    3 SEM 001
55841 4:00 PM-6:40 PM W 01/21-05/07 Popp, Richard 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
US Television & Social Change
    3 SEM 001
55842 4:00 PM-6:40 PM T 01/21-05/07 Levine, Elana 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
45056 - 01/21-05/07   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
45062 - 01/21-05/07   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
45068 - 01/21-05/07   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
45074 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.

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