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POSC 100.00 Political Culture and Political Communication 6 credits

Closed: Size: 15, Registered: 15, Waitlist: 0

HASE 105

Synonym: 65468

Barbara Allen

From political actions taken by leaders, citizens, cross-border workers, and inhabitants during the pandemic to news coverage of political campaigns, global communication networks have transformed politics and challenged personal as well as political communication. This seminar examines news coverage of events in the comparative contexts of US, UK, and EU politics as well as the challenges we face in personal communication in cross– and trans-cultural communication in global and local political and social spaces.

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POSC 215.00 Comparative Political Communication: News Coverage of Elections 6 credits

Open: Size: 30, Registered: 14, Waitlist: 0

Weitz Center 233

Synonym: 65469

Barbara Allen

This course will focus on the major theories of political communication in election advertising and political news contexts. Our case studies will focus on recent U.S., French, and UK elections. We compare the legal and cultural contexts of election news coverage and advertising in these countries and analyze media effects on voter perceptions using political psychology studies based on research in the U.S., UK, and EU.

POSC 232.00 Political Science Lab Focus Group Analysis 3 credits

Open: Size: 25, Registered: 12, Waitlist: 0

Weitz Center 230

Synonym: 65486

Barbara Allen

This lab offers a hands-on experience in designing and moderating a small group discussion for the purpose of observing not only attitudes, beliefs, and opinions but also dynamic social interactions as a method for getting answers to complex, dynamic social science research questions. Students will design a focus group study, learning about participant selection and recruitment; question writing and protocol design; group conversation moderation; data extraction and analysis, report writing, and overall project and data management.

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POSC 400.02 Integrative Exercise 1-6 credits, S/CR/NC only

Open: Size: 25, Registered: 2, Waitlist: 0

Synonym: 65088

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