Media Arts and Culture

MAAC3401Digital Culture3 ch (3C) (W)

Examines major theories of digital culture and contemporary media. Using examples from a broad range of social, artistic, and cultural practices, the course analyzes the development of digital technologies and their impact on today’s culture. Topics and approaches may include cyborg theory, the information economy, convergence, media ecology, virtual worlds, remix culture, and new media aesthetics. Open to students who have completed 60 credit hours, or with permission of the instructor. NOTE: Students who have received credit for MM 3107 may not take MAAC 3401 for credit.