MED4300 Gender & Media

Course Overview

Educational Level: Upper undergraduate, Bachelor
Credit Hours: 3 Credits
Instructor: Dr. Troy Borst

Course Description:

This course explores cultural notions about gender roles and representation in American and global media from a historical and critical perspective. It considers masculinity as well as femininity and how multiple identity factors (class, race, ethnicity, age, appearance, sexuality, and nationality) further complicate gender imagery and expectations.

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