UT Dallas 2017 Undergraduate Catalog

ATCM4323 - Feminism, Technology, and Media

ATCM 4323 Feminism, Technology, and Media (3 semester credit hours) This course examines feminist approaches to critical technology and media studies. Students learn the history of women in technology fields; feminist approaches to theorizing the relationship between social constructions of gender and technology and media development and use; media's use in the dissemination and development of feminist thought and practices; and the articulation of gender in such media as film, television, and social media. Prerequisite: ATCM 3321 or instructor consent required. (3-0) T