SO210 Sports and Media
Prerequisite: Any PS, SO, or CM course.
This course is designed to help students more critically view the role of sports media in American culture. The influence of and relationship between sports media and issues such as nationalism, capitalism/ consumerism, and violence and civic life will be examined as well as the relationship to sexism and racism. Issues in relation to journalism ethics and the production of sports media also will be examined. A library component is included.
3 Credit Hours