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Centre for Media Studies

Studies in Global Digital Cultures

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Objectives and learning outcomes of the course

  • Critically engage with existing literatures on the digital environment and assess their adequacy and utility for understanding developments in the global south
  • Analyse the social, economic, political and cultural impacts of new communication technologies and their attendant digital
  • Research digital developments in a country of the global South
    Prepare basic presentations in a multimedia format and participate in a range of social media/blogging activities

Method of assessment

One 5,000 word dissertation (80%), seminar presentation (10%), Digital practice (10%)