GDCV1026
Critical Perspectives on International News

GDCV1026
Course Code Offering Department(s) Units & Hours
GDCV1026 JOUR (3,3,0)
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What is the course about?

In GDCV1026 students examine in depth media coverage of current international and world issues. Students will learn about the major players in international news and examine their operations. They will study how their news reaches consumers over a variety of platforms in today’s situation where there are many new and unpredictable information suppliers on the internet, which has made all news international by allowing access from anywhere on the globe. Key international and/or world events happening during the semester will be selected for students to learn and practice the research, comparative and collaborative skills.

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Notes for all GE courses

  • You can take a maximum of 6 additional units of GE courses from any categories as electives.