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DC 229: Television Genres

Students will analyze and discuss some of the most important and influential shows in television history. Students will learn all about the writer-centric form of scripted television, where it's been and where it's heading. Students study serials and procedurals, network and cable shows, principal leads, partnerships and ensembles, comedy and drama, prevalent themes, innovations in content and form, the impact of DVR, and the impact of the internet.

Winter 2017-2018

Section: 201
Class number: 20943
Meeting time: W 1:00PM - 4:15PM
Location: LEVAN 00305 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 210
Class number: 25613
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED
Section: 501
Class number: 20877
Meeting time: M 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: CDM 00708 at Loop Campus
Section: 510
Class number: 25585
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED
Section: 801
Class number: 20878
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Section: 810
Class number: 25587
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Fall 2017-2018

Section: 101
Class number: 12725
Meeting time: Th 1:00PM - 4:15PM
Location: LEVAN 00305 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 110
Class number: 12726
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED
Section: 401
Class number: 12630
Meeting time: Th 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Section: 410
Class number: 12631
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED
Section: 701
Class number: 12727
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Section: 702
Class number: 12729
Meeting time: Th 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: LEVAN 00305 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 12728
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED
Section: 711
Class number: 12730
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED

Summer II 2016-2017

Section: 501
Class number: 41923
Meeting time: MW 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Section: 510
Class number: 42031
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Summer I 2016-2017

Section: 201
Class number: 41849
Meeting time: TuTh 1:00PM - 4:15PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
Instructor: Jose Soto | View syllabus
Section: 202
Class number: 41851
Meeting time: MW 10:05AM - 1:20PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Section: 210
Class number: 41850
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Jose Soto | View syllabus
Section: 211
Class number: 41852
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Spring 2016-2017

Section: 301
Class number: 33816
Meeting time: Th 9:35AM - 12:50PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 310
Class number: 33817
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED
Section: 601
Class number: 33818
Meeting time: M 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Section: 602
Class number: 33820
Meeting time: W 10:00AM - 1:15PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Section: 603
Class number: 33904
Meeting time: W 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00214 at Loop Campus
Section: 610
Class number: 33819
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED
Section: 611
Class number: 33821
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED
Section: 612
Class number: 33905
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED
Section: 901
Class number: 33936
Meeting time: M 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 910
Class number: 33937
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED

Dec Intersession 2016-2017

Section: 202
Class number: 27210
Meeting time: TuWTh 1:00PM - 4:45PM
Location: CDM 00708 at Loop Campus
Section: 211
Class number: 27211
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Winter 2016-2017

Section: 201
Class number: 22432
Meeting time: W 1:00PM - 4:15PM
Location: LEVAN 00305 at Lincoln Park Campus
CLOSED
Section: 210
Class number: 22433
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED
Section: 501
Class number: 22321
Meeting time: M 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 510
Class number: 22322
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Section: 801
Class number: 22324
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Section: 810
Class number: 22325
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED

Fall 2016-2017

Section: 101
Class number: 33596
Meeting time: Th 1:00PM - 4:15PM
Location: LEVAN 00305 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 110
Class number: 33598
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED
Section: 401
Class number: 33392
Meeting time: Th 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Section: 402
Class number: 33894
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00214 at Loop Campus
Section: 410
Class number: 33394
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED
Section: 411
Class number: 33896
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Section: 701
Class number: 33600
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Lee Madsen | View syllabus
Section: 702
Class number: 33604
Meeting time: Th 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: LEVAN 00305 at Lincoln Park Campus
Instructor: Lee Madsen | View syllabus
Section: 710
Class number: 33602
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Lee Madsen | View syllabus
Section: 711
Class number: 33606
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Lee Madsen | View syllabus
CLOSED

Summer II 2015-2016

Section: 501
Class number: 40872
Meeting time: MW 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Section: 510
Class number: 40873
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Summer I 2015-2016

Section: 201
Class number: 40812
Meeting time: TuTh 1:00PM - 4:15PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
Instructor: Jose Soto | View syllabus
Section: 202
Class number: 40928
Meeting time: MW 10:05AM - 1:20PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Section: 210
Class number: 40813
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Jose Soto | View syllabus
Section: 211
Class number: 40929
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Spring 2015-2016

Section: 301
Class number: 33155
Meeting time: Th 9:35AM - 12:50PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 310
Class number: 33156
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED
Section: 311
Class number: 33318
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED
Section: 601
Class number: 33157
Meeting time: M 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 602
Class number: 33159
Meeting time: W 10:10AM - 1:25PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Section: 603
Class number: 33271
Meeting time: Th 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Lee Madsen | View syllabus
Section: 610
Class number: 33158
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Section: 611
Class number: 33160
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED
Section: 612
Class number: 33272
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Lee Madsen | View syllabus
CLOSED
Section: 901
Class number: 33317
Meeting time: M 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
CLOSED

Winter 2015-2016

Section: 201
Class number: 23016
Meeting time: W 1:00PM - 4:15PM
Location: LEVAN 00305 at Lincoln Park Campus
CLOSED
Section: 210
Class number: 23017
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED
Section: 501
Class number: 22864
Meeting time: M 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 510
Class number: 22865
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Section: 801
Class number: 22867
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Lee Madsen | View syllabus
CLOSED
Section: 810
Class number: 22868
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Lee Madsen | View syllabus
CLOSED

Fall 2015-2016

Section: 101
Class number: 11854
Meeting time: Th 1:00PM - 4:15PM
Location: LEVAN 00305 at Lincoln Park Campus
Instructor: Lee Madsen | View syllabus
Section: 110
Class number: 11855
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Lee Madsen | View syllabus
CLOSED
Section: 401
Class number: 11715
Meeting time: Th 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Section: 402
Class number: 16934
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00214 at Loop Campus
Section: 410
Class number: 11716
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED
Section: 411
Class number: 16935
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Section: 701
Class number: 11856
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Lee Madsen | View syllabus
Section: 702
Class number: 11858
Meeting time: Th 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: LEVAN 00305 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 11857
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Lee Madsen | View syllabus
Section: 711
Class number: 11859
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED

Summer II 2014-2015

Section: 501
Class number: 40962
Meeting time: MW 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Section: 510
Class number: 40963
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Summer I 2014-2015

Section: 201
Class number: 40875
Meeting time: TuTh 1:00PM - 4:15PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 202
Class number: 41592
Meeting time: MW 10:05AM - 1:20PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Section: 210
Class number: 40876
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Section: 211
Class number: 41593
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Spring 2014-2015

Section: 301
Class number: 30718
Meeting time: Th 9:35AM - 12:50PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 302
Class number: 37542
Meeting time: Tu 9:35AM - 12:50PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 310
Class number: 30719
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Section: 311
Class number: 37543
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED
Section: 601
Class number: 30720
Meeting time: M 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 602
Class number: 30722
Meeting time: W 10:10AM - 1:25PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Lee Madsen | View syllabus
Section: 603
Class number: 37248
Meeting time: Th 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Section: 610
Class number: 30721
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED
Section: 611
Class number: 30723
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Lee Madsen | View syllabus
Section: 612
Class number: 37249
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Winter 2014-2015

Section: 201
Class number: 26929
Meeting time: W 1:00PM - 4:15PM
Location: LEVAN 00305 at Lincoln Park Campus
CLOSED
Section: 210
Class number: 26930
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Section: 501
Class number: 20668
Meeting time: M 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 510
Class number: 20669
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED
Section: 801
Class number: 20671
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 810
Class number: 20672
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED

Fall 2014-2015

Section: 101
Class number: 17138
Meeting time: Th 1:00PM - 4:15PM
Location: LEVAN 00305 at Lincoln Park Campus
Instructor: Lee Madsen | View syllabus
Section: 110
Class number: 17139
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Lee Madsen | View syllabus
CLOSED
Section: 401
Class number: 10633
Meeting time: Th 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Section: 410
Class number: 10634
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED
Section: 701
Class number: 17140
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
Section: 702
Class number: 17142
Meeting time: Th 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 17141
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Section: 711
Class number: 17143
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Summer II 2013-2014

Section: 501
Class number: 41067
Meeting time: MW 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: CDM 00218 at Loop Campus
Section: 510
Class number: 41082
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Summer I 2013-2014

Section: 201
Class number: 42061
Meeting time: TuTh 1:00PM - 4:15PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 202
Class number: 42261
Meeting time: MW 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00802 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Lee Madsen | View syllabus
Section: 210
Class number: 42062
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Section: 211
Class number: 42262
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Lee Madsen | View syllabus

Spring 2013-2014

Section: 301
Class number: 36830
Meeting time: Th 9:35AM - 12:50PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
CLOSED
Section: 310
Class number: 36831
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Section: 601
Class number: 36832
Meeting time: M 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 602
Class number: 36834
Meeting time: W 10:10AM - 1:25PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 610
Class number: 36833
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Section: 611
Class number: 36835
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Dec Intersession 2013-2014

Section: 502
Class number: 27483
Meeting time: MTuWTh 11:00AM - 3:00PM
Location: CDM 00708 at Loop Campus

Winter 2013-2014

Section: 501
Class number: 25621
Meeting time: M 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 510
Class number: 25622
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Section: 801
Class number: 25819
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 810
Class number: 25820
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
CLOSED

Fall 2013-2014

Section: 401
Class number: 15857
Meeting time: Th 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 410
Class number: 15858
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Summer II 2012-2013

Section: 501
Class number: 41981
Meeting time: MW 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: CDM 00218 at Loop Campus
Section: 510
Class number: 42099
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus