MDA10001 Intro to Media Studies - ALL LECTURE NOTES
Subject notes for Swinburne MDA10001
These detailed notes cover all 12 weeks of this unit's teachings, including definitions, explanations & examples for all key terms and concepts. Relevant diagrams & pictures are also included.
1. What is media?
2. Signs, semiotics & texts
3. Analysing media
4. Form vs content
5. Understanding audiences
6. Representation & stereotypes
7. Making sense of taste
8. Becoming a Critic
9. How media changes
10. Authenticity & technology
11. Superficiality & pop culture
Semester 1, 2018