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UGRD > SOCIOL > 120G

The Sociology of Popular Culture

Description:
This course critically examines popular culture, including a look at sociocultural, structural, and economic aspects of entertainment and the media. Focus varies each semester and may include topics such as: Disney theme parks; MTV; the Internet; Hollywood; Bollywood; sports culture; zines; and other alternative media.

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2016 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 2970 M |MWF
11:00 AM - 11:50 AM|10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Liu,Linda Ai-Yun M01-0614
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 09/06/2016 - 12/14/2016
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 25
Status: Closed
Credits: 4/4
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Degree students only, with fewer than 30 credits when they entered UMass Boston. Students may complete only one 100G course (First Year Seminar).
Course Attributes:
03 6216 Tu |TuTh
03:10 PM - 04:00 PM|04:00 PM - 05:15 PM
Srinivas,Lakshmi M02-0417
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 09/06/2016 - 12/14/2016
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 25
Status: Closed
Credits: 4/4
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Degree students only, with fewer than 30 credits when they entered UMass Boston. Students may complete only one 100G course (First Year Seminar).
Course Attributes:

2016 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 2548 M |MWF
01:00 PM - 01:50 PM|12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
Liu,Linda Ai-Yun M01-0212
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 01/25/2016 - 05/11/2016
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 25
Status: Closed
Credits: 4/4
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Degree students only, with fewer than 30 credits when they entered UMass Boston. Students may complete only one 100G course (First Year Seminar).
Course Attributes:

2017 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 2321 M |MWF
03:00 PM - 03:50 PM|02:00 PM - 02:50 PM
Liu,Linda Ai-Yun M02-0417
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 01/23/2017 - 05/10/2017
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 13
Status: Open
Credits: 4/4
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Degree students only, with fewer than 30 credits when they entered UMass Boston. Students may complete only one 100G course (First Year Seminar).
Course Attributes: