Core Course

Media Studies 101 Visual Communications

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 23475
  • Spring 2019

Special note: Media Studies 101 will not have a wait list during Enrollment Phase I. A wait list will be added during Enrollment Phase II. Students in the major are advised to enroll in this course during Phase I.
Media Studies 101 is a core course for students who declared the Media Studies major in Spring 2018 or earlier.
Media Studies 101 may be used as an elective course (Group C) for students who declared the Media Studies major in Fall 2018.

Media Studies 104 A Freedom of Speech and the Press

  • 3 Units
  • Class # 23486
  • Spring 2019

Media Studies 104A is a core course for students who declared the Media Studies major in Spring 2018 or earlier.
Media Studies 104A may be used an elective course (Group A) for students who declared the major in Fall 2018.

Media Studies 104 B History of Journalism

  • 3 Units
  • Class # 30775
  • Spring 2019

Media Studies 104B is a core course for students who declared the Media Studies major in Spring 2018 or earlier.
Media Studies 104B may be used an elective course (Group A) for students who declared the major in Fall 2018.

Media Studies 113 Media and Democracy

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 31900
  • Spring 2019

Special note: Media Studies 103 will not have a wait list during Enrollment Phase I. A wait list will be added during Enrollment Phase II. Students in the major are advised to enroll in this course during Phase I.
Media Studies 113: Media and Democracy will serve as a substitute for Media Studies 103: Understanding Journalism for students who declared the Media Studies major in Spring 2018 or earlier.
Studnets may NOT take both Media Studies 103 and Media Studies 113.

Prerequisite Course

Anthropology 3 AC Introduction to Social/Cultural Anthropology

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 21401
  • Spring 2019

Introduction to Social Science Prerequisite

Economics 1 Introduction to Economics

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 21992
  • Spring 2019

Introduction to Social Science Prerequisite

History 124 B The Recent United States: The United States from World War II to the Vietnam Era

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 22588
  • Spring 2019

American History Prerequisite

History 7 B Introduction to the History of the United States: The United States from Civil War to Present

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 22554
  • Spring 2019

American History Prerequisite

Media Studies 10 Introduction to Media Studies

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 30776
  • Spring 2019

Introduction to Media Studies Prerequisite

Political Science 1 Introduction to American Politics

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 24148
  • Spring 2019

US Government and Politics Prerequisite

Psychology 1 General Psychology

  • 3 Units
  • Class # 24258
  • Spring 2019

Introduction to Social Science Prerequisite

Psychology W 1 General Psychology

  • 3 Units
  • Class # 24274
  • Spring 2019

Introduction to Social Science Prerequisite
WBL 001

Psychology W 1 General Psychology

  • 3 Units
  • Class # 26763
  • Spring 2019

Introduction to Social Science Prerequisite
WBL UC01

Psychology 2 Principles of Psychology

  • 3 Units
  • Class # 24275
  • Spring 2019

Introduction to Social Science Prerequisite

Sociology 1 Introduction to Sociology

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 24510
  • Spring 2019

Introduction to Social Science Prerequisite

Sociology 3 AC Principles of Sociology: American Cultures

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 24527
  • Spring 2019

Introduction to Social Science Prerequisite

Research Methods Course

Psychology 101 Research and Data Analysis in Psychology

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 24314
  • Spring 2019

This upper-division research methods course may be best for students who are planning to double major (Media Studies and Psychology) or have a strong background in Psychology. Consult with the Department of Psychology staff or instructor if you are uncertain whether this course would be appropriate for you.

Sociology 105 Research Design and Sociological Methods

  • 5 Units
  • Class # 24568
  • Spring 2019

This upper-division research methods course may be best for students who are planning to double major (Media Studies and Sociology) or have a strong background in Sociology. Consult with the Department of Sociology staff or instructor if you are uncertain whether this course would be appropriate for you.

Sociology 5 Evaluation of Evidence

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 24528
  • Spring 2019

Elective Courses: Alpha Order

African American Studies 142 AC Race and American Film

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 21338
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

American Studies C 111 E Topics in American Studies: Age of Noir

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 30538
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

American Studies C 172 History of American Business

  • 3 Units
  • Class # 26112
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group A: History
Cross-listed with UGBA C172: History of American Business

Anthropology 150 Utopia: Art and Power in Modern Times

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 30221
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Practice

Anthropology 160 AC Forms of Folklore

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 25142
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Practice

Anthropology 162 Topics in Folklore

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 25566
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Practice

Asian American Studies 132 AC Islamophobia and Constructing Otherness

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 21571
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Practice

Chicano Studies 135 C Latino Documentary Film

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 30697
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

Demography 180 Social Networks

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 26510
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Practice

Education 183 High School, The Movie

  • 3 Units
  • Class # 29113
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

English 173 The Language and Literature of Films

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 25809
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

English 176 Literature and Popular Culture

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 29992
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

Ethnic Studies 122 AC Ethnicity and Race in Contemporary American Films

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 22306
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

Film and Media 108 Special Topics in Film Genre: Silent Film Comedy

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 25440
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium
Section 001

Film and Media 108 Special Topics in Film Genre: History of Animation

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 32085
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium
Section 003

Film and Media 108 Special Topics in Film Genre: Film Noir

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 22356
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium
Section 002

Film and Media 128 Documentary

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 22358
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

Film and Media 129 History of Avant-Garde Film

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 32088
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

Film and Media 140 Special Topics in Film: Feminist Film Theory

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 22360
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

Film and Media 160 National Cinema: German Cinema

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 32402
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

French 177 A History and Criticism of Film: Sex, Gender and Desire

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 30768
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

Global 100 S Global Societies and Culture

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 25508
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Practice

History 122 AC Antebellum America: The Advent of Mass Society

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 25303
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group A: History

History 182 A Topics in the History of Technology: Technology and Society

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 26245
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group A: History

Information 103 History of Information

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 29424
  • Spring 2019

Information 103 is a core course for students who declared the Media Studies major in Spring 2018 or earlier.
Information 103 may be used an elective course (Group A) for students who declared the major in Fall 2018.
Information 103 is offered by the School of Information. During Phase I, twenty seats are reserved for Media Studies majors.

Information C 167 Virtual Communities/Social Media

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 29394
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium
Cross-listed with Sociology C167

Interdisciplinary Studies 100 C Language and Identity

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 25137
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Practice

Italian Studies 170 The Italian Cinema: History, Genres, Authors: Immigrants, Mafiosi, and Gangsters: Italian Identities from Ellis Island to Hollywood

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 30176
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

Korean 186 Introduction to Korean Cinema

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 26048
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

Letters and Science C 138 Art and Activism

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 26520
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Practice
Cross-listed with Music C138

Letters and Science C 180 U Wealth and Poverty

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 22821
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Practice
Cross-listed with Public Policy C103: Wealth and Poverty

Media Studies 101 Visual Communications

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 23475
  • Spring 2019

Special note: Media Studies 101 will not have a wait list during Enrollment Phase I. A wait list will be added during Enrollment Phase II. Students in the major are advised to enroll in this course during Phase I.
Media Studies 101 is a core course for students who declared the Media Studies major in Spring 2018 or earlier.
Media Studies 101 may be used as an elective course (Group C) for students who declared the Media Studies major in Fall 2018.

Media Studies 104 A Freedom of Speech and the Press

  • 3 Units
  • Class # 23486
  • Spring 2019

Media Studies 104A is a core course for students who declared the Media Studies major in Spring 2018 or earlier.
Media Studies 104A may be used an elective course (Group A) for students who declared the major in Fall 2018.

Media Studies 104 B History of Journalism

  • 3 Units
  • Class # 30775
  • Spring 2019

Media Studies 104B is a core course for students who declared the Media Studies major in Spring 2018 or earlier.
Media Studies 104B may be used an elective course (Group A) for students who declared the major in Fall 2018.

Media Studies 160 International Media

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 23487
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Practice

Music C 138 Art and Activism

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 26603
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Practice
Cross-listed with Letters & Science C138.

Political Science 161 Public Opinion, Voting and Participation

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 30684
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Practice

Political Science 164 A Political Psychology and Involvement

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 26550
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Practice

Psychology 160 Social Psychology

  • 3 Units
  • Class # 30438
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Practice

Public Policy C 103 Wealth and Poverty

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 29284
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Practice
Cross-listed with L&S C180U: Wealth and Poverty.

Scandinavian 115 Studies in Drama and Film: Contemporary Film & Television in the Global North

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 29911
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

Sociology 110 Organizations and Social Institutions

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 24571
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Practice

Sociology 111 AC Sociology of Family

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 24572
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Practice

Sociology 113 AC Sociology of Education

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 30289
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Practice

Sociology 117 Sport as a Social Institution

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 24574
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Practice

Sociology 133 Sociology of Gender

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 24582
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Practice

Sociology 140 Politics and Social Change

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 24591
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Practice

Sociology 145 Social Change

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 25206
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Practice

Sociology 150 Social Psychology

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 24591
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Practice

Sociology 160 Sociology of Culture

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 24972
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Practice

Sociology 166 Society and Technology

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 30093
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Practice

Sociology C 167 Virtual Communities/Social Media

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 24594
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium
Cross-listed with Information C167

Undergraduate Business Administration 106 Marketing

  • 3 Units
  • Class # 20607
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Practice
Section 002

Undergraduate Business Administration 106 Marketing

  • 3 Units
  • Class # 20608
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Practice
Section 003

Undergraduate Business Administration 106 Marketing

  • 3 Units
  • Class # 20464
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Practice
Section 001

Undergraduate Business Administration 106 Marketing

  • 3 Units
  • Class # 32073
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Practice
Section 004

Undergraduate Business Administration 160 Consumer Behavior

  • 3 Units
  • Class # 20509
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Practice

Undergraduate Business Administration C 172 History of American Business

  • 3 Units
  • Class # 20516
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group A: History
Cross-listed with American Studies C172: History of American Business

Elective Group A: History

American Studies C 172 History of American Business

  • 3 Units
  • Class # 26112
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group A: History
Cross-listed with UGBA C172: History of American Business

History 122 AC Antebellum America: The Advent of Mass Society

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 25303
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group A: History

History 182 A Topics in the History of Technology: Technology and Society

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 26245
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group A: History

Information 103 History of Information

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 29424
  • Spring 2019

Information 103 is a core course for students who declared the Media Studies major in Spring 2018 or earlier.
Information 103 may be used an elective course (Group A) for students who declared the major in Fall 2018.
Information 103 is offered by the School of Information. During Phase I, twenty seats are reserved for Media Studies majors.

Media Studies 104 A Freedom of Speech and the Press

  • 3 Units
  • Class # 23486
  • Spring 2019

Media Studies 104A is a core course for students who declared the Media Studies major in Spring 2018 or earlier.
Media Studies 104A may be used an elective course (Group A) for students who declared the major in Fall 2018.

Media Studies 104 B History of Journalism

  • 3 Units
  • Class # 30775
  • Spring 2019

Media Studies 104B is a core course for students who declared the Media Studies major in Spring 2018 or earlier.
Media Studies 104B may be used an elective course (Group A) for students who declared the major in Fall 2018.

Undergraduate Business Administration C 172 History of American Business

  • 3 Units
  • Class # 20516
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group A: History
Cross-listed with American Studies C172: History of American Business

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

African American Studies 142 AC Race and American Film

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 21338
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

American Studies C 111 E Topics in American Studies: Age of Noir

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 30538
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

Chicano Studies 135 C Latino Documentary Film

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 30697
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

Education 183 High School, The Movie

  • 3 Units
  • Class # 29113
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

English 173 The Language and Literature of Films

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 25809
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

English 176 Literature and Popular Culture

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 29992
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

Ethnic Studies 122 AC Ethnicity and Race in Contemporary American Films

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 22306
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

Film and Media 108 Special Topics in Film Genre: History of Animation

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 32085
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium
Section 003

Film and Media 108 Special Topics in Film Genre: Film Noir

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 22356
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium
Section 002

Film and Media 108 Special Topics in Film Genre: Silent Film Comedy

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 25440
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium
Section 001

Film and Media 128 Documentary

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 22358
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

Film and Media 129 History of Avant-Garde Film

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 32088
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

Film and Media 140 Special Topics in Film: Feminist Film Theory

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 22360
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

Film and Media 160 National Cinema: German Cinema

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 32402
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

French 177 A History and Criticism of Film: Sex, Gender and Desire

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 30768
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

Information C 167 Virtual Communities/Social Media

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 29394
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium
Cross-listed with Sociology C167

Italian Studies 170 The Italian Cinema: History, Genres, Authors: Immigrants, Mafiosi, and Gangsters: Italian Identities from Ellis Island to Hollywood

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 30176
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

Korean 186 Introduction to Korean Cinema

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 26048
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

Scandinavian 115 Studies in Drama and Film: Contemporary Film & Television in the Global North

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 29911
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium

Sociology C 167 Virtual Communities/Social Media

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 24594
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group B: Specialization in a Medium
Cross-listed with Information C167

Elective Group C: Theory & Application

Anthropology 150 Utopia: Art and Power in Modern Times

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 30221
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Application

Anthropology 160 AC Forms of Folklore

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 25142
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Application

Anthropology 162 Topics in Folklore

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 25566
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Application

Asian American Studies 132 AC Islamophobia and Constructing Otherness

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 21571
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Application

Demography 180 Social Networks

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 26510
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Application

Global 100 S Global Societies and Culture

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 25508
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Application

Interdisciplinary Studies 100 C Language and Identity

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 25137
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Application

Letters and Science C 138 Art and Activism

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 26520
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Application
Cross-listed with Music C138

Letters and Science C 180 U Wealth and Poverty

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 22821
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Application
Cross-listed with Public Policy C103: Wealth and Poverty

Media Studies 101 Visual Communications

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 23475
  • Spring 2019

Special note: Media Studies 101 will not have a wait list during Enrollment Phase I. A wait list will be added during Enrollment Phase II. Students in the major are advised to enroll in this course during Phase I.
Media Studies 101 is a core course for students who declared the Media Studies major in Spring 2018 or earlier.
Media Studies 101 may be used as an Elective Group C: Theory and Application for students who declared the Media Studies major in Fall 2018.

Media Studies 160 International Media

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 23487
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Application

Music C 138 Art and Activism

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 26603
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Application
Cross-listed with Letters & Science C138.

Political Science 161 Public Opinion, Voting and Participation

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 30684
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Application

Political Science 164 A Political Psychology and Involvement

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 26550
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Application

Psychology 160 Social Psychology

  • 3 Units
  • Class # 30438
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Application

Public Policy C 103 Wealth and Poverty

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 29284
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Application
Cross-listed with L&S C180U: Wealth and Poverty.

Sociology 110 Organizations and Social Institutions

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 24571
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Application

Sociology 111 AC Sociology of Family

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 24572
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Application

Sociology 113 AC Sociology of Education

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 30289
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Application

Sociology 117 Sport as a Social Institution

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 24574
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Application

Sociology 133 Sociology of Gender

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 24582
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Application

Sociology 140 Politics and Social Change

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 24591
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Application

Sociology 145 Social Change

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 25206
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Application

Sociology 150 Social Psychology

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 24591
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Application

Sociology 160 Sociology of Culture

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 24972
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Application

Sociology 166 Society and Technology

  • 4 Units
  • Class # 30093
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Application

Undergraduate Business Administration 106 Marketing

  • 3 Units
  • Class # 20464
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Application
Section 001

Undergraduate Business Administration 106 Marketing

  • 3 Units
  • Class # 32073
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Application
Section 004

Undergraduate Business Administration 106 Marketing

  • 3 Units
  • Class # 20607
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Application
Section 002

Undergraduate Business Administration 106 Marketing

  • 3 Units
  • Class # 20608
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Application
Section 003

Undergraduate Business Administration 160 Consumer Behavior

  • 3 Units
  • Class # 20509
  • Spring 2019

Elective Group C: Theory and Application