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Communication Channels Reference GuideName: Mass MediaMass media is the indirect communication of messages using media technology with the purpose to reach a large audience (A Primer on Communication Studies, 2020)1.To report information that can reach a large audience such as political news that can affect otherpeople.2.To provide instructions on how to make a recipe or teach the audience about a specific subject through a documentary or short film that specifies on the subject.3.To Gatekeeping (to channel the news flow that reaches the public)4.To entertain ourselves such as watching movies or listening to musing in order to either distract ourselves from the day to day or relax. Common Types1.Print Mass Media: The indirect communication message through paper manufacturing and distribution.a.Booksb.Magazinesc.Newspapers2.Sound Mass Media: The indirect communication message through sound-based mass media.a.Radiob.Teleconferencec.Telegraph3.Visual Mass Media: The indirect communication message through images.a.Cableb.Televisionc.Projector4.Digital Mass Media: The indirect communication message that reads, writes and store data by using numerical codes.

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