Academic Calendar - 2020

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2020
Western Main Campus

Media, Information and Technoculture 3835F/G

BLOGS, COLUMNS, AND OP EDS: MAKING OPINIONS MATTER


The purpose of this class is for students to become proficient at writing opinion pieces, for example columns. The web is an opinion medium – readers go online seeking informed commentary on the issues of the day, so we will explore the difference between mere ranting and a reasoned argument.

Antirequisite(s): MIT 3856G if taken in 2015-16, 2016-2017, 2017-18 or 2018-19.

Extra Information: 3 lecture hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY A i  
Subject Code: MIT