Uusi opinto-opas (sisältäen myös opetusohjelmat) lukuvuodelle 2018-2019 sijaitsee osoitteessa https://opas.peppi.utu.fi . Tältä sivustolta löytyvät enää vanhat opinto-oppaat ja opetusohjelmat.

The new study guide (incl. teaching schedules) for academic year 2018-2019 can be found at https://studyguide.utu.fi. This site contains only previous years' guides.

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MEAS1028 Media Reading Course (online) 3 op
Organised by
East Asian Studies Minor
Person in charge
Silja Keva

Learning outcomes

The students learn to analyse Chinese, Japanese and Korean media and understand the basic features that affect them.


This course introduces students to newspapers and the media culture of China, Japan and Korea. Topics covered in this course include censorship, government control, media ownership, press clubs, reporters and politicians' connections etc. The course material consists of online lectures, articles, e-newspapers and other reading material. The students conduct an independent media analysis on a current East Asian news topic of their own choice by following the English-language media in China, Japan or Korea.

Teaching language


Modes of study

Online course. Reading materials, written assignment, discussion assignment and a media analysis essay.


Numeric 0-5.

Recommended year of study

2. year autumn

Autumn 2017

Further information

Link to Moodle course site will be sent to registered students when the course starts.

Belongs to following study modules

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MODULE 1: Contemporary East Asia (East Asian Studies Minor)
Filosofian, poliittisen historian ja valtio-opin laitos
Filosofian, poliittisen historian ja valtio-opin laitos
Filosofian, poliittisen historian ja valtio-opin laitos
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
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Filosofian, poliittisen historian ja valtio-opin laitos
MDP in East Asian Studies