Category Archives: Course Announcements

Course Spotlight – Game Culture: Theory and Practice

Register today for the new Fall 2018 course Game Culture: Theory and Practice! This course emphasizes exploration and critical thinking as we discover how games are designed to address issues such as social justice, gender representation, behavioral change, and education. Through analyzing game artifacts and engaging in creative exercises, students will be able to think critically about games and how… Read more »

Course Spotlight – Critical Production Studies in Film and Television (FITV 3623)

Course Spotlight – Children and the Media (COMC 3375)

Register today for the new course Children and the Media (COMC 3375)! At least since Plato called for the banishment of the poets from his utopian Republic to shield the young from ‘harmful’ ideas, adults have been wondering and worrying about the impact of mediated communication on children. In recent centuries, the emergence of new communication technologies has been consistently… Read more »

Course Spotlight – Children and the Media (COMC 3375)

Register today for the new course Children and the Media (COMC 3375)! At least since Plato called for the banishment of the poets from his utopian Republic to shield the young from ‘harmful’ ideas, adults have been wondering and worrying about the impact of mediated communication on children. In recent centuries, the emergence of new communication technologies has been consistently… Read more »

Course Spotlight – Introduction to Game Narrative (NMDD 3220)

Register today for the new course Introduction to Game Narrative! NMDD 3220 Students will examine how game stories motivate players and propel games from beginning to end. By examining games old and new, analog and digital, students will identify themes and narrative strategies while the class offers both design and technology instruction to enable them to create their own game… Read more »

Course Spotlight – Game Culture: Theory and Practice (DTEM 2452)

Register today for the new course Game Culture: Theory and Practice! DTEM 2452 This course emphasizes exploration and critical thinking as we discover how games are designed to address issues such as social justice, gender representation, behavioral change, and education. Through analyzing game artifacts and engaging in creative exercises, students will be able to think critically about games and how… Read more »

Apply today for Honors Seminar COMM 4000: Stardom and Celebrity Course

COMM 4000: Stardom and Celebrity (CMS Senior Honors Seminar) Prof. Margaret Schwartz: FCLC Prof. Jacqueline Reich: FCRH Thursdays, 5:45-8:30 pm APPLY TODAY – APPLICATION LINK In order to qualify for the seminar, you must: Be a CMS major with a Senior status and a major GPA of 3.5 (COMC, COMM, DTEM, FITV, JOUR). PCS students are encouraged to apply as… Read more »

Course Spotlight – Speaking for Change

Course Spotlight – Writing TV Sitcoms

Course Spotlight – Speaking for Change