SMC466H1: Media and Cultural Industries in Canada (formerly Public Broadcasting in Canada)

Hours: 
24S

This research seminar focuses on Canadian media and cultural industries and the institutions that shape them. Industries, institutions, and issues to be discussed may include film, television, music, radio, digital games, publishing, social media, the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, cultural policy and regulation, public and private funding structures, changing conceptions of Canadian content, the influence of American media, digitization, and media labour organizing.

Prerequisite: 

Enrolment priority for students enrolled Book and Media Studies Major POSt

Recommended Preparation: 
Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)