MEDIA 4 Section 8244

Introduction to Mass Communication

General Info:

Summer 2024
3 Units
Final Exam:  7/25/2024
Textbooks:  • Bookstore   •Library


Total Seats: 30
Current Enrollment: 12
Seats Remaining: 18

Important Information About This Class:

Mandatory in-person meetings will take place on the days and times listed above. All other content will be delivered asynchronously. Students should have reliable internet access and a functioning webcam that has both video and audio capabilities.


Days Times Dates Instructor Location Building/Room
TTh 9:00 am - 12:00 pm 06/18 - 07/28 Kashani T;   Santa Rosa Campus 107 Garcia Hall
Partially Online 06/18 - 07/28 Kashani T;   Partially online - Async
   Definitions of Synchronous and Asynchronous

Synchronous vs. Asynchronous Definitions:

Synchronous Online:
The class meets online, usually via Zoom, at set times and days. See the class details and/or notes for specifics on this meeting schedule.

Asynchronous Online :
The class has no meeting times or days. Students view instructional materials and complete assignments online on their own time following a schedule of due dates.

Note: Some classes may include a mixture of face-to-face, online asynchronous, and online synchronous. See the class details and/or notes for more information.



Online Content:  Available
Syllabus (PDF): Not Available
Syllabus (Canvas): Not Available

Important Section Dates Below:

Last Day to Add Without Approval Last Day to Add With Approval Last Day to Drop and be eligible for enrollment/course fee refund Last Day to drop without a "W" Symbol
Thursday, June 20, 2024 Wednesday, June 26, 2024 Saturday, June 22, 2024 Wednesday, June 26, 2024
Last Day to Drop with a 'W' symbol Last Day to Opt for P/NP First Census Date Mid-Term Date
Thursday, July 18, 2024 Sunday, July 28, 2024 Wednesday, June 26, 2024