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Summer 2017

Communication Studies (COMM ST)
COMM ST 105 - Conspiracy Theories, Media, and Middle East

Lecture: Lec 1

Class ID: 024330130

Class Website: https://moodle2.sscnet.ucla.edu/course/view/171C-COMMST105-1

Day(s)

Time

Location

Open: 965 of 999 Left

No Waitlist

3:15pm-5:20pm

Rolfe Hall Room 3126

4.0

Bates, C.G.

Final Exam Information

Date

Day

Time

Location(s)

None listed

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Enrollment Information

Grade Type

Individual Studies

Level

Letter Grade or Passed/ Not Passed

Class:
Instructor Consent

No

N/A

Upper Division

Course Description

Lecture, three hours. Background knowledge of Middle East not required. Through mass and digital media, conspiracy theories reshape politics and society around world. Although globally widespread, they find particularly fertile ground in Middle East. Definition, identification, and analysis of conspiracy theories as they appear in media of Muslim societies. Interdisciplinary approach to question of what conspiracy theories tell about relationship between media and society in Middle East. Case studies, such as conspiracies about 9/11, to be taken from Middle Eastern media sources in English translation. P/NP or letter grading.

Class Description

None

General Education (GE)

This class does not satisfy any GE requirements.

Writing II

This class does not satisfy the undergraduate Writing II requirement.

Diversity

This class does not satisfy any College/School diversity requirement.

Class Notes

  • College of Letters and Science

Department

Communication Studies

Library Reserve

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Materials Use Fee

0.00