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Archived Curricula Guide 2012–2015
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NAM-IVB Media and the American Public 5 ECTS
Organised by
North American Studies
Person in charge

Learning outcomes

The students will familiarize themselves with North


North American media and its affect on the American public

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
In English
Participation in course work 
In English
Written exam 
In English

Lecture courses when available and essays or book exams based on listed books or electronic material. Essays will be agreed upon with the responsible teacher.


Numeric 1-5.

Study materials

Book list:  

*DeFleur & Ball-Rokeach: Theories of Mass Communication (1989),

  and one of the following:

*Schudson, Michael: The Sociology of News (2003), New York: W.W.Norton & Company Inc.

*Wasko, Janet; Understanding Disney (2001)

Belongs to following study modules

School of Social Sciences and Humanities
North American Studies, Basic Studies (North American Studies)
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