Arizon State University West

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American Media and Popular Culture (MAS) (MAS)

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The M.A.S in American media and popular culture is an innovative graduate program in the study of film, television, computer games, the Internet and screenwriting. Students learn the analytic, creative and communication skills needed to interpret and create media texts.This degree prepares students for successful careers as teachers and critics of media as well as for opportunities in the entertainment industry as executives, producers and writers. Our goal is to empower students to be critical consumers of media, creative industry professionals and rigorous scholars of media texts and culture.The film and media industries undergo constant transformation as a result of industry reorganization, globalization, new technologies and increasingly sophisticated forms of artistic expression and storytelling. Our curriculum puts our students on the forward edge of that change.

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American Media and Popular Culture (MAS) (MAS) Arizon State University West