What Is Media

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What Is Media

  1. 1. What is “The Media”
  2. 2. Media is Communication through a particular ‘medium’ these could be; <ul><li>News- broadcast journalism, current affairs ‘magazine’ style shows. </li></ul><ul><li>Print journalism- newspapers, magazines. </li></ul><ul><li>Television- digital, freeview, cable etc </li></ul><ul><li>Film- Hollywood, Bollywood, World Cinema, British Film. </li></ul><ul><li>Internet- new Media- Social networking, blogging, youtube, email, chat etc… </li></ul><ul><li>New Media </li></ul>
  3. 3. Is Media the news? <ul><li>Iconic images? </li></ul><ul><li>Ethics of journalism. </li></ul><ul><li>Citizen journalism. </li></ul><ul><li>Human interest? </li></ul><ul><li>Key moments? </li></ul><ul><li>Dominated by western images? </li></ul><ul><li>Visual recollections? </li></ul><ul><li>What areas of the news do you consume? </li></ul><ul><li>How do you get this information? </li></ul>
  4. 4. Print Journalism <ul><li>Which papers do you read? Why? </li></ul><ul><li>Ethics of journalism? Page three? Celebrity stories? Values of journalism. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Television <ul><li>Freeview, Digital, Cable. Which do you have? Why? I-Player, 4OD. </li></ul><ul><li>What do you watch? Why? How long for? </li></ul><ul><li>“ Dumbing down” of TV- reality shows, big brother. </li></ul><ul><li>Ratings?- X factor, Strictly Come Dancing </li></ul><ul><li>Interactive TV- red button. </li></ul><ul><li>3D TV in the future </li></ul>
  6. 6. Film <ul><li>British Film? What was the last British film you saw? </li></ul><ul><li>What was the last film you saw? What aspects make you see a film; advertising, talent, (eg. Director, actor) origin of film, story, genre etc. </li></ul><ul><li>What are the different roles in film- Best boy? </li></ul><ul><li>Where does the money come from- studio, lottery? </li></ul>
  7. 7. Internet <ul><li>You tube phenomenon- What is the most popular? Most watched? By who? Why is this information important? www.youtube.com </li></ul><ul><li>Facebook, twitter, blogging. Do you use these? How do they change the nature of communication? </li></ul><ul><li>Is the internet regulated? By who? Censorship? </li></ul><ul><li>Second life </li></ul>
  8. 8. New Media <ul><li>Mobile Phones </li></ul><ul><li>Ipods, MP3’s </li></ul><ul><li>Videogames </li></ul><ul><li>Digital Radio </li></ul><ul><li>Others? </li></ul>

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