McGill Alert / Alerte de McGill

Updated: Thu, 07/18/2024 - 18:12

Gradual reopening continues on downtown campus. See Campus Public Safety website for details.

La réouverture graduelle du campus du centre-ville se poursuit. Complément d'information : Direction de la protection et de la prévention.

COMS 354 Media Studies of Crime (3 credits)

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


Communication Studies : Critical analysis of the social construction of crime from the perspectives of its visual culture and representation in popular, historical and new media forms.

Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2024-2025 academic year.

Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2024-2025 academic year.

  • This course is sometimes cross-listed with ARTH 353 when taught as "Visual Culture of Crime" by Prof. Will Straw.

  • Prerequisite: One of the following: COMS 200, COMS 210, or COMS 230 or permission of the instructor.

  • Restriction: Not open to students who have taken or are taking ARTH 353 when topic is "Visual Culture of Crime".

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