-State a thesis
-Support with arguments
-Concrete real life examples for each argument
-should be ambitious, but can fit in a reasonable amount of space
-Historians believe this is the Age of the Mass Media
Did media exist prior to the coming of the electronic era in the 19th century?
Do mass media audiences generally seek out messages that correspond to their beliefs and
What is the definition of media convergence?
What the diference between Coordination and Collaboration
impossibly high standard. journalists have personal biases.
journalistshelp consumers determine truth
claiming objectivit cases more issues
omology-providing tontent, analysis, verification/
Explain what harvesting the newspapers mans
what were three tactics to address revenue issues give an example of each
what were two ways in which the newpaper was reinvented to attract audiences
what were two economic pressures that affected the news
1. Iron core: big anunwieldy. reflecting each day's comined output of all the professional journalism done by news organizations
2. Iron core news needed for (the preval of democracy
3 bearing witness
4. "Following up"(Findi
1) Men status, hierarchy, competition, asymmetry, report-talk
2) Women connection, intimacy, community, symmetry, rapport-talk
*report talk: presentational, factual, goal-oriented. Tends to happen in public.
*rapport-talk: personal, means to
When we think of celebrity, we picture someone whom we can all look up to; a person
whose attributes measure up to all that is socially desirable in our culture. They are our athletes,
our A-list actors, our rock stars, our intellec
-Communication Studies is an interdisplinary social science
Ex: biology, psychology, history, anthropology, sociology most heavily
-Comm Studies follows rules (norms)
-Deals with lived experience in everyday life.
-Norm = social rule of what is acce
Write up to compare about one reality show and one scripted show.
I choose X-Factor and Suits because recently for the last 2 years these shows are my top
favorites. Why X-Factor? Before attending the Media class, I somehow, half believe its a
CS 10 Dis 1K
TA: Kim, H.Y.
Zhe Luo (Roger)
Due 11/10/15 2:00 pm
The Mystery Behind the Advertisements
Advertisement is a type of marketing communication which is used to make generally
known, and the purpose for it is usually to sell or promote some