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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.

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).

Offered in:

2017 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 5014 MWF|W
10:00 - 10:50 am|11:00 - 11:50 am
Skinnon,Jennifer W01-0060
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 09/05/2017 - 12/13/2017
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 26
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: First Year Seminar, Stay On Track
02 6152 M
4:00 - 6:45 pm|7:00 - 7:50 pm
Srinivas,Lakshmi M02-0205
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 09/05/2017 - 12/13/2017
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 19
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: First Year Seminar, Stay On Track
81 13958 MWF|W
10:00 - 10:50 am|11:00 - 11:50 am
Skinnon,Jennifer W01-0060
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 09/05/2017 - 12/13/2017
Capacity: 0
Enrolled: 0
Status: Closed
Credits: 4/4
Class Notes: CLA Block Enrollment|
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: First Year Seminar, Stay On Track

2018 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 4367 MWF|W
9:00 - 9:50 am|10:00 - 10:50 am
Finn,Daniel Joseph M02-0417
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 09/04/2018 - 12/14/2018
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 2
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: First Year Seminar, Stay On Track
02 5233 M|MWF
2:00 - 2:50 am|1:00 - 1:50 pm
Finn,Daniel Joseph M02-0213
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 09/04/2018 - 12/14/2018
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 3
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: First Year Seminar, Stay On Track

2018 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 7957 W|MWF
12:00 - 12:50 pm|1:00 - 1:50 pm
Gregory,Matthew M02-0417
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 01/22/2018 - 05/09/2018
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 24
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: First Year Seminar, Stay On Track