Visual Communications
General Catalog Course Title:
Visual Communications
Terms Offered:
Spring 2016
Spring 2015
Spring 2014
Spring 2013
Course Thread: 
Visible Language
Instructor: 
Jackson, Josh

This course aims to promote a critical understanding of visual culture from a critical theory perspective. It is designed to foster a critical understanding of media images, inviting students to question and critique the many and multiple messages at work within visual culture. It is organized around the different cultural and social theoretical approaches used to analyze visual images and explain the role of visual media in today's society.

For more detailed information about classes, please visit the UC Berkeley Online Schedule of Classes.