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JOVA8 Media and Cultural Industries 5 ECTS
Period I Period II Period III Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Intermediate studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Degree Programme in Journalism and Communication
School of Communication, Media and Theatre

Learning outcomes

The study module concentrates on research of media and cultural industries: systems, institutions, organizations and markets including policy and regulation of these areas. Having done this module the student has better understanding of the structures, patterns and changes in global media industries since the 1970s. The student is able to depict the central factors and the dynamics that affect media production in modern societies, and to evaluate the consequences of change in these systems particularly in terms of power. The student is able to identify the main debates and theoretical approaches relevant to an understanding of the media and cultural industries and to understand the interrelations between production, contents and consumption.

Enrolment for University Studies

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Anneli Lehtisalo, Teacher responsible


11-Mar-2016 – 27-May-2016
Fri 11-Mar-2016 at 10-13, Main building C5, Please note exceptions in class rooms: 18.3. class is in room A08 and 27.5 class is in room D14. No teaching 25.3. and 6.5.

Further information

Course JOUJOVTS Brics and Media is suitable for this JOVA8.