WesMaps - Wesleyan University Catalog 2018-2019       Home       Archive       Search
CS92PROD
Advanced Topics in Media Analysis


GOVT 378
Fall 2018
Section: 01  
This course may be repeated for credit.
Certificates: Applied Data Science
Course Cluster: Data Analysis Minor

Government, corporations, campaigns, nonprofits, other organized interests, and sometimes individuals have a vested interest in knowing and reacting to media messages that affect them. To do so, they need information on what is being said, in what venue, by whom, and with what effect. This seminar will provide hands-on, in-depth experience with academic research involving media, including the type of advertising analysis conducted by the Wesleyan Media Project team. Students will be involved in various aspects of research, including data collection, data coding, literature reviews, data analysis and visualization, and writing/editing.
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: SBS GOVT
Course Format: SeminarGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: GOVT151 OR GOVT155 OR GOVT157
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CADS)(DATA-MN)(GOVT)(GOVT-American)
Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available

Last Updated on JUL-15-2019
Contact wesmaps@wesleyan.edu to submit comments or suggestions. Please include a url, course title, faculty name or other page reference in your email ? Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut, 06459