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Fall 2017
Nov 29, 2023
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ENGL 32200 - Word, Image, Media
Credit Hours: 3.00. This course explores what images are, how they mean, and how they interact with literature, language, technology, and culture. From decoding advertising images to determining the truth of digital photography, this course will explore a broad range of questions in a variety of contemporary contexts such as new media, vision as information processing, and biometrics. Typically offered Fall Spring Summer.
3.000 Credit hours

Syllabus Available
Levels: Graduate, Professional, Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Distance Learning, Lecture

Offered By: College of Liberal Arts
Department: English

Course Attributes:
GTC-Humanistic-Artistic, UC-Humanities, Upper Division

May be offered at any of the following campuses:     
      West Lafayette

Learning Outcomes: 1. Analyze images using multiple critical methods. 2. Explain how images and their viewers make meaning. 3. Explain what role images play (or have played) in our cultures. 4. Explain what it means to negotiate so many images in our daily lives. 5. Produce effective written, verbal, and visual communication that demonstrates critical thinking, creative problem solving, empathy, and visual literacy. 6. Access and analyze information.

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