2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
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2023-2024 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

JOUR 111 - Mass Media Environment

3 CR
Students will explore the role of mass media in society and the fundamental aspects of careers associated with newspapers, magazines, radio, television, motion pictures, social media, entertainment, and public relations. Some story assignments will be published in The Bruin, the campus newspaper at Kellogg Community College.

Requisites: Next Gen ACCUPLACER® reading score of 244, or at least a grade of C in TSRE 55 .
Course Learning Outcomes:
  1. Increase knowledge of mass media and the mass communication process.
  2. Expand awareness of how people participate in mass communication as consumers.
  3. Develop a basic understanding of mass communication techniques and media ethics.
  4. Enhance skills related to writing clearly, communicating efficiently, and summarizing information for a mass audience.