COMS 510 Canadian Broadcasting Policy (3 credits)

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Offered by: Art History & Communications (Faculty of Arts)


Communication Studies : Key issues in the history and evolution of radio, television and new media in Canada. The legislative and regulatory framework of Canadian broadcasting, the relationship between public and privately-owned media, the emergence of new media, and the efforts of interest groups to influence the direction of the Canadian media system.

Terms: Winter 2014

Instructors: Marc Raboy (Winter)

  • Course intended for senior undergraduates and graduate students with a specialized interest in Canadian broadcasting policy.

  • Prerequisites: 3 credits of COMS coursework at the 200-level, 3 credits of COMS coursework at the 300 or 400-level, or permission of instructor.