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SOC 2204: Media, Culture, & the Church

Moody Bible Institute
3 Credit Hours
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$700.00
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  • Class Start

    August 17, 2021

  • Class End

    October 11, 2021

  • Drop Day

    August 20, 2021

  • Term

    Fall 2021

  • Teacher

    TBD

  • Course Syllabus

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SOC 2204: Media, Culture, & the Church is offered online by Moody Bible Institute. This course surveys the field of media ecology, as well as identifying the workings of media in relation to culture. The goals and values, organization, and potential for constructing reality will be discussed with reference to the local church or other Christian ministry. Emphasis is placed on the interpretation of specific examples of media and the manner in which those examples shape one's view of reality.
Social Science

Required Text

Detweiler, Craig. iGods: How Technology Shapes Our Spiritual and Social Lives. Brazos Press, 2013. Available at amazon.com. Detweiler, Craig, and Barry Taylor. A Matrix of Meanings: Finding God in Pop Culture. Baker Academic, 2003. Available at Baker Academic & amazon.com. Hipps, Shane. The Hidden Power of Electronic Culture: How Media Shapes Faith, The Gospel, and Church. Zondervan/Youth Specialties, 2006. Available at Zondervan & amazon.com.

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