Academic Catalog 2019-20

PSY 4026 Media Psychology: TV & Society

The influence of television on social trends, attitudes, behavior, and psychological well-being is explored through an analysis of historical trends and milestones in programming as well as theory and research from the fields of Media Studies and Social Psychology. Topics include portrayal of minority groups, impact of media sex and violence, advertising, and implications of the new trend in 'Reality TV.'


4.00 units

Cross Listed Courses

HONO 3026