Feb 26, 2020  
2019-2020 Augusta University Catalog 
2019-2020 Augusta University Catalog

EURO 4630 - Communications and Media (3 Credit Hours)

An examination of communications and the media in the European Union and the United States. Key topics include: 1) basic concepts and principles in the EU and US law, 2) broadcasting, 3) voice telephony, 4) the Internet and social media, 5) the consequences of EU enlargement, 6) and media policies and practices. The course examines how decisions about communications and media are essentially political in nature, and how those decisions affect politics in general. It also asks whether developments in media and communications are a force for greater unity or fragmentation in the EU and US. Finally, the course examines US-EU cooperation and influence on global media and communications issues.

Lecture Hours: 3

Grade Mode: Normal, Audit
Repeat Status: No
Schedule Type: Asynchronous Instruction

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