Mass Media Influences
Georgia Southwestern State University

Institution Information

Georgia Southwestern State University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

Course Details

Course Information: PSYC 3340 01 – Undergraduate, 3 credits (semester)
Subject: Psychology
Enrollment: 35 
Term Registration DeadlineCourse Start Course End
Summer 2019 06/06/2019  05/13/2019  05/31/2019 

Special Attendance Requirements

Distance delivery. More than 95% of class sessions are delivered via distance education technology. This course may require that students travel to campus or other designated site to attend an orientation, take exams, or participate in other on-site experience.  

Method of Course Instruction

The course is delivered primarily through Internet.  

Course Description

An examination of the forces of the modern mass media, including film, music, radio, books, magazines, and the internet, with emphasis upon television, and how they influence the psychosocial development of the individual and normative political and social behavior. May substitute SOCI 3340. Prerequisite: PSYC 1101 or SOCI 1101 (3-0-3).  

Course Prerequisites

PSYC 1101 Or PSYC 1101H Or PSY 101 Or SOCI 202 Or SOCI 1101 Or SOCI 1101H  

Admissions and Registration Information

Student must be admitted to the institution to enroll in this course. The admission process can be handled via the Web. Student can register for this course via the Web.  

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Estimated Tuition and Fees **

 In-State Out-of-State Electronic Rate*
Tuition: $ 648.00
Fees: $ 176.00

* The cost of an Electronic Rate course is the same regardless of residency.

** These rates are averages of tuition rate and student fees. Actual tuition costs may vary, based on number of courses taken, student level and student major. Please be sure to contact the college or university for your specific tuition and fee amounts.


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