The Enterprise of Mass Communication

This course emphasizes the history of the development of communication technologies, processes and channels. 
It begins with an examination of individual innovators and continues to present day corporate reshaping of the 
mass distribution of information and entertainment. It will trace the rise of mass communications in print, 
photography, telegraphy, film, radio, television, and the most current forms of emerging media. The course will 
then move from a focus on the historical rise communication media to an examination of actual media 
conglomerates, reviewing who they are, how they are organized, and how they compete. 
Pre-requisite: ENG-120 LEC

Course Credit: 3

Course Code: MED-251