COMS450

Media Research Methods

30 points

Not offered 2020, offered in 2019

For further information see Language, Social and Political Sciences

Description

In COMS450 you will learn how to carry out research in Media and communication fields. This includes the major research methods used in media research for academic, public and commercial purposes. You will learn the purpose and role of different media research methods, ethical practices, Kaupapa Maori practice, and how research relates to different communities. In class and in assessments we will approach media research as a collaborative process, engaging with a collectively agreed research topic.

Pre-requisites

Subject to approval of the Head of Department.

Restrictions