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FIST 340 001 (Seminar)

Media Audiences

Overview of approaches for studying audiences and receptions of film and contemporary media.

This course is eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. To determine whether you can take this course for Credit/D/Fail grading, visit the Credit/D/Fail website. You must register in the course before you can select the Credit/D/Fail grading option.

Credits: 3

Location: Vancouver

Term 1 (Sep 08, 2020 to Dec 03, 2020)

Cr/D/F Grading Change Dates

Last day to change between Credit/D/Fail and percentage grading (grading options cannot be changed after this date): September 21, 2020

Withdrawal Dates
Last day to withdraw without a W standing : September 21, 2020
Last day to withdraw with a W standing
(course cannot be dropped after this date) :
October 30, 2020

TermDay Start TimeEnd TimeBuildingRoom
1 Mon15:0016:30
1 Wed9:3011:00
Note: this section is restricted

Seat Summary
Total Seats Remaining:1
Currently Registered:35
General Seats Remaining:0
Restricted Seats Remaining*:1
    *These seats are reserved for students who meet one of the following sets of restrictions:
  1. in one of these programs: BMS
-  Enrollment in this section is restricted to students in UBC's Bachelor of Media Studies Program. Students in the FIST Major or Minor program may take the course with permission of the instructor.
Winter Term 1 (September-December) sections will be held online. Classes will include a combination of synchronous (live) and asynchronous activities (such as watching recorded lectures, posting to discussion boards, or completing quizzes). By the start of term, instructors will provide their students with more information on what to expect in their individual sections.

Book Summary :
Title Reqd/Opt/Rel Author ISB
Affect & Social Media Required SAMPSON 9781786604392
Media Reception Studies Required STAIGER 9780814781357
Transnational Audiences Required ATHIQUE 9780745670225
Vitalsource Etext : Transnational Audiences Optional ATHIQUE / VITAL / 204 9781509506583