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Media Studies (EMS3O1)

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MEDIA STUDIES (EMS3O1)

 COURSE OUTLINE

 

This course emphasizes knowledge and skills that will enable students to understand media communication in the twenty-first century and to use media effectively and responsibly. Through analysing the forms and messages of a variety of media works and audience responses to them, and through creating their own media works, students will develop critical thinking skills, aesthetic and ethical judgement, and skills in viewing, representing, listening, speaking, reading, and writing.

The course this summer:

  

 

 

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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2 First day

Introduction to Media Studies

3 Media Texts:  Construction Sites (graphic novels)

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6 Media Texts:  Construction Sites (film)

7 Media Texts:  Construction Sites (film)

8 Media Texts:  Construction Sites (film)

9 Media Texts:  Construction Sites (television)

 

 

10 Media Texts:  Construction Sites (television)

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13 Gender Representation in Media

14 Race Representation in Media

15 Race Representation in Media

 

 

 

 

 

 

16 Advertising (The Persuaders and Merchants of Cool)

17 Advertising

(Age of Persuasion and Killing Us Softly)

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20 Age Representation – Teen Image

 

 

afternoon workshop

21 Marketing to Children (Trip to Toy Store?)

Assignment:  Constructing a Media Text for Children

22 Media Production: Animation (NFB)

23 Media Production: Animation (NFB)

24The Media Business: Privacy, Ownership

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27 The Media Business:  Control, Public and Private Space

28 The Media Business:  Privacy, Ownership, Social Network//

The Future Media Project - Presentation

29 last day – report cards

 

 

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Media Topics:

 

Advertising

Communication Theory

Technology Through the Ages 

Film

Music

Public Space

Social Networking 

Graphic Novels

Gaming

Body Image 

Gender Issues

Race Representation

Media Consolidation 

Teen Image 

Reality TV

Technology and Society

 

 

Units:

 

Introduction

-what is technology?

-what are media texts?

-media theory/ understanding texts

- audience/production/

 

Media Constructions:  Breaking the Code

- advertising (print, video, audio)

- music

- newspapers

- books

- films

- television

- webcasts

- shopping malls

 

Representation in the Media

-age representations

-gender representations

-race representations

 

The Business of Media

-who owns the media in Canada?  the U.S.?  Globally?

-what does that mean?

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Sites of Struggle:

-the internet

-public spaces

-privacy and ownership

 

 

 

link to curriculum document

 

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