Dissecting the message
December 9, 2009
Tim Leeds Havre Daily News [email protected]
Montana State University-Northern has taken a step into a growing field in the world of education teaching students how to analyze and understand messages in the myriad of media in today's information-technology world. “I think it's important to get people to think about their media consumption,” said Northern English professor Steve Hesske, who teaches Media Lilteracy at the university. The idea of the class is to teach students to think about what they see and read in mass media product...