ZUR588 Selected Topics in New Media Studies

Faculty of Social Studies
Spring 2017
Extent and Intensity
1/1. 6 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
doc. Mgr. Jakub Macek, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. et Mgr. Alena Macková, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Lenka Hrbková, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Lenka Waschková Císařová, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
prof. PhDr. Jiří Pavelka, CSc.
Department of Media Studies and Journalism - Faculty of Social Studies
Contact Person: Ing. Bc. Pavlína Brabcová
Supplier department: Department of Media Studies and Journalism - Faculty of Social Studies
Thu 11:30–13:00 Studio 527
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.

The capacity limit for the course is 15 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 0/15, only registered: 0/15
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The methodological course is focused on a specific research issue within the field of new media studies. The students will be trained in collecting and analysing qualitative semi-structured interviews as they will go through the whole research process, including data collection and analyses.
  • New media in everyday life
  • Quelitative research of new media and their users
  • Audience ethnography
  • Sample and data collection
  • Interviews, terrain notes
  • Analyses
  • Final report
  • Internet inquiry : conversations about method. Edited by Annette N. Markham - Nancy K. Baym. Los Angeles: Sage, 2009. xix, 243. ISBN 9781412910019. info
  • SILVERSTONE, Roger. Television and everyday life. 1st publ. London: Routledge, 1994. xi, 204 s. ISBN 0-415-01647-9. info
Teaching methods
theoretical introduction, workshops, individual and team research
Assessment methods
final group project
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Autumn 2018.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Spring 2017, recent)
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