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Communication

Also see courses listed under Broadcasting, Film Studies, Journalism, and Speech.

COMM 1, Survey of Mass Media Communications   3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • IGETC AREA 4G (Social & Behavioral Sciences) • Prerequisite: None.

This course introduces aspects of communications and the impact of mass media on the individual and society. The survey includes newspapers, magazines, radio, television, cable, motion pictures, online media, advertising, public relations, theories of communication, and mass communication modes, processes and effects.

1419   8:00a-9:20a MW   LS 110   Simmons R D

1420   8:00a-9:20a TTh   LS 106   Rosenberg V L

1421   9:30a-10:50a TTh   LS 152   Muñoz M E

Above section 1421 is part of the International Student First Semester Experience. Please see Special Programs section of the schedule of classes for details.

1422   11:15a-12:35p MW   AET 203   Mitchell S V

Above section 1422 meets at the Academy of Entertainment and Technology, 1660 Stewart Street.

1423   11:15a-12:35p MW   BUNDY 416   Brewer S L

Above section 1423 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

1424   11:15a-12:35p TTh   BUNDY 235   Mitchell S V

Above section 1424 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

1425   12:45p-2:05p MW   AET 203   Mitchell S V

Above section 1425 meets at the Academy of Entertainment and Technology, 1660 Stewart Street.

1426   12:45p-2:05p TTh   LS 110   Muñoz M E

1427   2:15p-3:35p M   BUNDY 416   Brewer S L

   Arrange-1.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Brewer S L

Above section 1427 is a hybrid class taught online via the Internet and at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1428   2:15p-3:35p TTh   LS 110   Muñoz M E

1429   4:00p-5:20p MW   LS 106   Riggs L E

1430   Arrange-6.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Obsatz S B

Above section 1430 meets for 8 weeks, Feb 13 to Apr 06, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1431   Arrange-3 Hours    ONLINE-E   Brewer S L

Above section 1431 is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1432   Arrange-3 Hours    ONLINE-E   Brewer S L

Above section 1432 is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

4090   6:45p-9:50p M   LS 117   Riggs L E

4490   6:00p-9:05p T   MALIBU 22   Simmons R D

Above section 4490 meets at Webster Elementary School, 3602 Winter Canyon Road, Malibu, 90265

4091   6:45p-9:50p Th   LS 106   Simmons R D

COMM 2, Reading Media: Acquiring Media Literacy Skills    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: None.

This course will acquaint students with the inquiry process as applied to electronic and print media texts from sources such as television, radio, film, podcasting, World Wide Web sites and video games. Students will gain the necessary skills to understand their multi-media world and its many layers of meanings and messages. Students will learn to “read” and design visual, as well as print messages through the processes of analysis, deconstruction and decoding. This course is designed to meet Information Competency guidelines.

1449   12:45p-3:50p Th   LS 106   Pernisco N

COMM 10, Journalism, Gender, and Race    3 units

Transfer: UC (meets UC Berkeley American Cultures graduation requirement); CSU • IGETC AREA 4A (Social and Behavior Sciences) • Prerequisite: None.

This course satisfies the Santa Monica College Global Citizenship requirement.

This multimedia course is an overview of print and broadcast journalism in the United States from World War I to the present. Using readings from selected texts, old newsreels, clips from movies, radio and television broadcasts as well as period literature, students will analyze and debate the changes in journalists and journalism with particular focus on social class, gender and ethnicity. Critical thinking will be stressed in this course.

1433   8:00a-9:20a TTh   LS 152   Pernisco N

1434   8:00a-11:05a MW   LS 117   Gougis M J

Above section 1434 meets for 8 weeks, Feb 13 to Apr 04.

1435   8:00a-11:05a MW   LS 117   Gougis M J

Above section 1435 meets for 8 weeks, Apr 16 to Jun 06.

1436   11:15a-12:35p MW   LS 117   Schofield J E

1437   11:15a-12:35p MW   BUNDY 239   Horwitz J T

Above section 1437 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

1438   11:15a-12:35p MW   LS 119   Giggans J H

1439   12:45p-2:05p MW   BUNDY 239   Horwitz J T

Above section 1439 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066. Above section is part of the Scholars Program and enrollment is limited to program participants. See Special Programs section of class schedule or www.smc.edu/scholars for additional information.

1440   12:45p-2:05p TTh   BUNDY 416   Brewer S L

Above section 1440 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066. Above section 1440 is part of the International Student First Semester Experience. Please see Special Programs section of the schedule of classes for details.

1441   12:45p-3:50p MW   LS 117   Gougis M J

Above section 1441 meets for 8 weeks, Apr 16 to Jun 06.

1442   12:45p-3:50p MW   LS 117   Schofield J E

Above section 1442 meets for 8 weeks, Feb 13 to Apr 04.

1443   2:15p-3:35p MW   LS 110   Goldstein Martin M

1444   2:15p-3:35p TTh   LS 117   Charles H E

1445   3:45p-5:05p TTh   LS 117   Charles H E

1446   4:00p-7:05p MW   LS 101   Schofield J E

Above section 1446 meets for 8 weeks, Feb 13 to Apr 04.

1447   Arrange-3 Hours    ONLINE-E   Muñoz M E

Above section 1447 is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1448   Arrange-3 Hours    ONLINE-E   Muñoz M E

Above section 1448 is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

4092   6:45p-9:50p M   LS 152   Goldstein Martin M

4093   6:45p-9:50p T   LS 117   Goldstein Martin M

4094   6:45p-9:50p W   LS 117   Martinez L C

4095   6:45p-9:50p Th   LS 110   Martinez L C

COMM 88A, Independent Studies in Communication    1 unit

Transfer: CSU

Please see “Independent Studies” section.

1450   Arrange-1 Hour    LS 131E   Dawson F R

COMM 88B, Independent Studies in Communication    2 units

Transfer: CSU

Please see “Independent Studies” section.

1451   Arrange-2 Hours    LS 131E   Dawson F R

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