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MASC 255. Introduction to Media Production. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 3 lecture hours. 3 credits. Overview of media production history, evolution and contemporary impact domestically and internationally. Focuses on the development and review of appropriate technologies and media formats, the industries and businesses who use them, and how these technologies have been and are used to create and share various types of communication messages. Examines relevant global, economic and regulatory influences and forces.