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Advanced Topics in Media Analysis

GOVT 378
Spring 2019 not offered
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)

Last Updated on SEP-22-2023
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