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JRNL 420 Decoding Social Media

Examines the challenges, opportunities and foundational research related to the emergence of social media platforms, services and tools as part of an evolving media ecosystem. Political, social, ethical and legal implications for media organizations, journalists and citizens.

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

Pre-reqs: (Restricted to fourth-year students. Prior to registration, a minimum of 12-credits of 300-level courses related to media, technology and/or communications recommended.)


Status Section Activity Term Interval Days Start Time End Time Comments
FullJRNL 420 001Seminar2 Mon13:3016:30

This course is cross-listed with JRNL 520A. The course is open to 4th year BMS and BA students. If the course becomes full, please email jrnl.journal@ubc.ca to be added to the Waitlist.

This course will take place online. Course access will be emailed to students prior to start of the first class.