Unit Three Prompt: Materialism and Media Artifacts

Unit Three Prompt: Materialism and Media Artifacts

The readings from this unit ask us to consider the ways in which “media,” whether understood as a technological objects or as tools for sharing…

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Unit Two Prompt: Media and Affect

Unit Two Prompt: Media and Affect

Our discussion for this unit¬†introduces a series of ideas about embodiment, affect, emotion and labour. At the core of the readings is the argument that…

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Poll: Multimedia Assignment Option

Poll: Multimedia Assignment Option

As promised, here is a poll to follow up on our discussion from last class. At least 85% of the class must vote. And there…

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Unit One Prompt: Attention, Information and Learning

Unit One Prompt: Attention, Information and Learning

There has been a considerable amount of debate in recent years about the proper place of media technology in the classroom (ranging from powerpoint slides…

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Welcome to COMN 3101!

Welcome to COMN 3101!

Welcome to the course site for COMN 3101: Contemporary Communication Theory. This site will be the primary way for you to access the readings, the…

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