Course List

Mass Communication -

COMM 202 A

Instructor: Dr. Guan-Soon Khoo
Block: 7A
Time: M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: COMM-101

Catalog Description:

A survey of the theories, processes, ef fects, and media of mass communication. The course will focus on issues of conce rn principally to the mass media within the United States, but issues of globali zation will be addressed. Lecture: 3 hrs /wk.

Research Methods -

COMM 350 A

Instructor: Dr. Guan-Soon Khoo
Block: 10
Time: T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: COMM-250

Catalog Description:

Introduction to the principles and basic skills necessary to criticize research literature. In this course students will develop descriptive and experimental studies using data collection, analysis and presentation techniques in communication research. (1) Lecture: 3hrs/wk.

The Art and History of Film -

ENGL 256 A

Instructor: Dr. Guan-Soon Khoo
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: Take ENGL-256L

Catalog Description:

Critical study of selected films drawn from a variety of periods and national cinemas. The course will focus on the elements of film and how directors use these elements to achieve their effects and make their meanings. Works will be placed within the history of cinema, allowing attention to how the elements of film art have developed over time. Lecture: 3hrs/wk; Laboratory: 3hrs/wk.

The Art & History of Film Lab -

ENGL 256L 1

Instructor: Dr. Guan-Soon Khoo
Time: W 4:30PM-7:30PM
Term: 2015FA
Pre-requisites/Comments: Take ENGL-256

Catalog Description:

Critical study of selected films drawn from a variety of periods and national cinemas. The course will focus on the elements of film and how directors use these elements to achieve their effects and make their meanings. Works will be placed within the history of cinema, allowing attention to how the elements of film art have developed over time. Lecture: 3hrs/wk; Laboratory: 3hrs/wk.