GCIN2039

New media and global popular culture industry

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Assessment:

6

TBC

100% coursework

Prerequisite:

Nil

Co-requisite:

Nil

Description

Interdisciplinary Elecitve Course
Popular culture or low culture is not limited to be consumed as entertainment as it cultivates various sets of practices, beliefs, and shared meanings in societies. With social and cultural concerns, popular culture also plays an important role in the economy. This course sets with multimedia lectures, experience sharing and field studies, will let students to explore the businesses, collaboration between businesses, as well as individual participants like KOLs and daigou-ers who contribute to the socioeconomics in the global popular culture industry, such as popular music, celebrities, ACG, and new media industries, in the digital age.

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