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MEDIA & CHILD DEVELOPMENT

Subject: PSYC
Catalog Number: 341
Registration Number: 8196
Description: Exploration of the role of media in the lives ofchildren and adolescents. Discussion of theoriesand current research on the effects of television,movies, magazines, music, the internet, and videogames on cognitive, emotional, and socialdevelopment. Specific topics covered includeeducational media, advertising, violent media, theinfluence of media on health behaviors, and policyissues.Prerequisite: 250 with a grade of C- or higher, orconsent of instructor.Typically offered fall.4 credits
Location: GRAF 107
Times: 12:45PM- 02:25PM  TTh
Instructor: Jennifer Linder
Is consent of Instructor Required? No
Course Type: LEC
Students Registered: 15
Seats Available:CLOSED