Winter Session Online (ICC Diversity) Course explores Gen Z and Millennials’ Attitudes about Race and Racism

12/14/18

Contributed by Christopher A. House

Difference isn’t the problem. Discourse is! CMST assistant professor Christopher House will offer CLTC 10000:01 Introduction to Culture and Communication as an online course during Winter Session 2019 (Jan 7-18, 2019).

In this course, students explore and interrogate the ways that communication (e.g., language, media, and discourse) establishes and enacts identity power dynamics. In thinking about communication as global citizens, our online discussions of, for example, movies like Crash (Paul Haggis, 2004) and Snowpiercer (Joon-ho bong, 2013) help us to understand how social identities are constructed, institutionalized, changed, contested and/or appropriated by various social groups.

This course fulfills Liberal Arts general education and ICC Diversity requirements.

To enroll, search course number CLTC 10000 for Winter 2019 term on Homerconnect.

Contact Dr. Christopher House at chouse@ithaca.edu for more information.

 

 

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