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<span id="_ctl16__ctl0_head_title">Ryerson: The Chang School: Course: CJRN 401</span>

CJRN 401 History of Journalism


Certificate and Degree Credit
Communication & Design Program Area


Prerequisite(s): (JRN 103 and JRN 105) or (JRN 120 and JRN 121);
Antirequisite(s): NNS 401
Duration: 39 Hours
Fee: $690.93* (Payment in full is required at time of enrolment.)


This course studies the evolution of journalism from 1600 to the present. It examines the various forms that news took at different periods and in different places; how news influenced culture and was influenced by it, as well as by changing technology, business organization, and markets; how different audiences used and responded to news; and how the producers of news understood their work in relation to their society, their audiences, their employers and their peers.

Fall 2017
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Classroom Delivery Option
Monday6:30 P.M. - 9:30 P.M.11 Sep 2017 - 11 Dec 2017
Tuesday6:30 P.M. - 9:30 P.M.12 Sep 2017 - 12 Dec 2017
Winter 2018
Enrolment for Winter 2018 is currently open; see Important Dates for specific enrolment periods. See Enrolment for instructions on enrolling online, by mail, or in person. Undergraduate Students: Please enrol using RAMSS for courses applicable to your degree program.
There are no classes/sections scheduled for this course in Winter 2018
Spring/Summer 2018
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There are no classes/sections scheduled for this course in Spring/Summer 2018.

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