FIRST YEAR SEMINAR COURSE OFFERING

Hollywood's Journalism: The Image of Journalists and Journalism in Popular Culture

Professor: M. Vujnovic

Term: Fall

Year: 2011

Course Code: FY-101-CO07

This seminar-style course explores representations of journalism and journalists (public relations practitioners, publicists) in Hollywood movies. Selection of the movies ranges from the 1920s to the present taking into account various historical perspectives. This course also addresses sharpening higher-level academic skills, enhancing awareness of ethical issues, and making a successful transition to university life.