Representation of Class

Class Dismissed: How TV Frames the Working Class

Check out this presentation on how class is represented in TV Drama. It also includes YouTube links: therepresentationofclasss

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Representation of Youth

Here’s a short video about how young people are often represented as lazy, when in fact many of them are far from it.

And here is a really good presentation on theories that can be used when analysing the presentation of youth: representationofyouththeoriesgiphy (2)

Why Should You Should Be Into Prince

Hey Kids, if you wanna find out about a guy who genuinely rewrote the rule book of The Music Industry then look no further than Prince, who sadly died earlier today. Seriously, get online and research this guy, he’ll blow your mind.

I have so many amazing Prince memories and stories that I’ll probably bore you with one day. Until then, get online and listen, watch and read about Prince.

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Media Representation of Disabled People

Really interesting website about the representation of disability in the media. This hasn’t come up much in the exam so maybe it will focus on it this year.

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The following is a really provocative presentation about how disabled people are portrayed in the media. It should open up in either PowerPoint or Google Slides. It has lots of interesting points. representationofdisability

TV Drama Representation Revision & the 100th Post!

Here is a document which outlines Section A for you and offers some great insight into how to use technical language when talking about representation:

TV Drama Further Revision

This also marks the 100th blog post for S6CMedia!giphy (22) This calls for balloons.

Here’s to the next 100 posts!

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Even Harry is celebrating!giphy (26)

And this boy is super excited for us!

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Portrayal of Women in the Media

Interesting academic online project about the representation of women in the media. Here is the section on TV Drama: CLICK ME.

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Virtual Reality News

A2 Media in the Online Age

The Huffington Post has announced plans to develop VR news via their partnership with the firm RYOT. Click here to find out more.

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Play the video below to find out about how new media technologies are transforming how news is produced and consumed: