Mass Media and Public Policy

Mahidol University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Mass Media and Public Policy

  • Host University

    Mahidol University

  • Location

    Bangkok, Thailand

  • Area of Study

    Mass Communications, Media Studies

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

    4
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    0
  • Overview

    Course Description:

    Examination of the crucial role that mass media plays in the formation of public policy especially on information distribution and media’s incentives that affect different types of groups in society; and the transformation of the modern platform of mass media through various socio-political policies. Analysis of various case studies on interrelationship between mass media and public policies in the local, ASEAN and global spheres.

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Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

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Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations