TVRA 3953 Radio Culture

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as TVR 25.3.
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3 hours; 3 credits

Historical survey of radio technology, program production and format, and conceptions of listenership. Development of radio programming around the world with a focus on English-speaking radio. Established radio forms and radio experimentation, theories of the social/political/cultural role of radio, and hypotheses on radio?s future.

Prerequisite: Television and Radio 1165 [6.5]. Prerequisite or corequisite: Television and Radio 2265 [16.5].


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