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Arkistoitu opetusohjelma 2015–2016
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ENGS13/15-16 Media Discourse 5 ECTS
Period I Period II Period III Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Advanced studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Englannin kielen, kirjallisuuden ja kääntämisen tutkinto-ohjelma
School of Language, Translation and Literary Studies

General description

This course will focus on the language and discourse of written media such as newspapers and magazines, as well as such audio and visual media as advertisements, documentary and dramatised television programs, music videos, film, and the internet. Focusing on popular media, particularly in advertising, information, and entertainment, the course aims at the understanding of the nature of rhetoric in its varied roles in popular discourse; the comprehension of various media and their interaction with their audiences; and the close examination of specific language features in written, audio, and visual media.

Course requirements

Pair/group project and presentation; active class participation.

Enrolment for University Studies

Enrolment time has expired


Minna Nevala, Teacher responsible


15-Mar-2016 – 26-May-2016
Tue 15-Mar-2016 - 12-Apr-2016 weekly at 12-14, Pinni B 4119
Thu 17-Mar-2016 - 26-May-2016 weekly at 12-14, Pinni B 4086
Tue 19-Apr-2016 at 12-14, Päätalo D12
Tue 26-Apr-2016 - 24-May-2016 weekly at 12-14, Pinni B 4119