Gordon Gow, PhD

Director, Faculty of Arts - Media Tech Studies (MTS)
Professor, Faculty of Arts - Sociology Dept

Spring Term 2024 (1870)

COMM 503 - Social Impact of Digital Communications

3 units (fi 6)(SPR/SUM, 3-0-0)

This course explores the social impact of digital communications, with a specific focus on new and emerging social media and networks. Course themes cover a broad range of topics on the history and development of digital communications including social networks, virtual communities, and participatory culture. This course also touches on legal, ethical, and practical dimensions of digital communications as they relate to a range of personal and professional contexts. Restricted to MACT students, normally in the first year. Offered during the Spring Institute. Students may not receive credit for both EXT 503 and COMM 503.

LECTURE A1 (30667)

2024-05-06 - 2024-05-24
MTWRF 08:30 - 11:30

Fall Term 2024 (1890)

SOC 302 - Topics in Sociology

3 units (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Prerequisite: SOC 100 or consent of the instructor. Note: Consult the Department for any additional prerequisites. Course may be taken more than once if topic(s) vary.

LECTURE A01 (51191)

2024-09-03 - 2024-12-09
MW 09:30 - 10:50