Comparative Media Studies

Comparative Media Studies is the examination of media technologies and their cultural, social, aesthetic, political, ethical, legal, and economic implications.

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Course # Course Title Term
CMS.405 Media and Methods: Seeing and Expression Spring 2009
CMS.590J Computer Games and Simulations for Investigation and Education Spring 2009
CMS.600 New Media Literacies Spring 2007
CMS.600 Videogame Theory and Analysis Fall 2007
CMS.600 Videogame Theory and Analysis Fall 2006
CMS.602 Topics in Comparative Media: American Pro Wrestling Spring 2007
CMS.603 American Soap Operas Spring 2008
CMS.608 Game Design Spring 2008
CMS.610 Media Industries and Systems Spring 2006
CMS.710J The Anthropology of Sound Spring 2008
CMS.835 Photography and Truth Spring 2008
CMS.840 Shakespeare, Film and Media Fall 2002
CMS.845 Theory and Practice of Non-linear and Interactive Narrative Spring 2003
CMS.845J Interactive and Non-Linear Narrative: Theory and Practice Spring 2006
CMS.845J Interactive and Non-Linear Narrative: Theory and Practice Spring 2004
CMS.863J Computer Games and Simulations for Investigation and Education Spring 2009
CMS.864 Game Design Spring 2008
CMS.871 Media in Cultural Context Spring 2007
CMS.871 Media in Cultural Context: Popular Readerships Fall 2007
CMS.874 Visualizing Cultures Spring 2008
CMS.880 From Print to Digital: Technologies of the Word, 1450-Present Fall 2005
CMS.910 Technologies of Humanism Spring 2003
CMS.917J Documenting Culture Spring 2004
CMS.920 Popular Narrative: Masterminds Fall 2004
CMS.922 Media Industries and Systems Spring 2006
CMS.930 Media Education and the Marketplace Fall 2005
CMS.935 Documentary Photography and Photojournalism: Still Images of a World in Motion Spring 2009
CMS.995 American Soap Operas Spring 2008
CMS.997 Topics in Comparative Media: American Pro Wrestling Spring 2007
CMS.998 New Media Literacies Spring 2007
CMS.998 Videogame Theory and Analysis Fall 2007
CMS.998 Videogame Theory and Analysis Fall 2006
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Updated within the past 180 days

Course # Course Title Term
CMS.590J Computer Games and Simulations for Investigation and Education Spring 2009
CMS.600 New Media Literacies Spring 2007
CMS.600 Videogame Theory and Analysis Fall 2007
CMS.600 Videogame Theory and Analysis Fall 2006
CMS.602 Topics in Comparative Media: American Pro Wrestling Spring 2007
CMS.603 American Soap Operas Spring 2008
CMS.608 Game Design Spring 2008
CMS.796 Major Media Texts Fall 2006
CMS.801 Media in Transition Fall 2004
CMS.845 Theory and Practice of Non-linear and Interactive Narrative Spring 2003
CMS.845J Interactive and Non-Linear Narrative: Theory and Practice Spring 2006
CMS.863J Computer Games and Simulations for Investigation and Education Spring 2009
CMS.864 Game Design Spring 2008
CMS.876 History of Media and Technology: Sound, the Minority Report -- Radical Music of the Past 100 Years Spring 2006
CMS.876 History of Media and Technology Spring 2005
CMS.880 From Print to Digital: Technologies of the Word, 1450-Present Fall 2005
CMS.917J Documenting Culture Spring 2004
CMS.920 Popular Narrative: Masterminds Fall 2004
CMS.930 Media, Education, and the Marketplace Fall 2001
CMS.935 Documentary Photography and Photojournalism: Still Images of a World in Motion Spring 2009
CMS.950 Workshop I Fall 2005
CMS.995 American Soap Operas Spring 2008
CMS.997 Topics in Comparative Media: American Pro Wrestling Spring 2007
CMS.998 New Media Literacies Spring 2007
CMS.998 Videogame Theory and Analysis Fall 2007
CMS.998 Videogame Theory and Analysis Fall 2006
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