This course explores the impact of mass media and technology on romantic and sexual relationships. Drawing on theory and research related to gender, sex, and sexuality, we will examine how these relationships are depicted in traditional media such as television, film, and advertising. We will also critically think about the role of technology and new media in developing and maintaining relationships. COMM 310L and WGS 310L are the same course.Prerequisite(s): COMM 100 or WGS 100 or WGS 150.Crosslisted: COMM310L and WGS310L are the same course.
Love, Sex, and Media Effects
Women's and Gender Studies
Monday, November 5, 2018 to Monday, January 14, 2019