COLL 192 - THE WIRE:INSTITUTIONAL DYSFUNC
Long Title: THE WIRE: TELEVISION AS TEXT, CITY AS CHARACTER (WIESS)
Department: College Courses
Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Course Type: Seminar
Credit Hours: 1
Description: This course will examine the HBO series The Wire, which explores the Baltimore drug trade in relation to law enforcement, urban decay, politics, education, and media. Students are required to watch 60 episodes of the series, write blog responses, participate in class discussions, and produce a final project.