SOCI137 - SOC. OF MEDIA & POP CULT

This course relies on a variety of sociological perspectives to examine the role of media and popular culture in society, with a particular emphasis on the power of the mass media industry, the relationship between cultural consumption and status, and the social organization of leisure activities from sports to shopping. Specific course topics include the branding of Starbucks, the rising importance of aesthetics and style in everyday life, and how young people use social media in the digital age.
Society sector (all classes)
Section 601 - LEC
R 0530PM-0840PM
WEI, JUNHOW
MCNEIL BUILDING 110