identify and analyze sources and viewpoints in the media.
- Communication: Speaking, Listening, Media Literacy
The student will produce, analyze, and evaluate auditory, visual, and written media messages. a) Analyze and interpret special effects used in media messages including television, film, and Internet. b) Determine the purpose of the media message and its effect on the audience. c) Describe possible cause and effect relationships between mass media coverage and public opinion trends. d) Evaluate sources including advertisements, editorial, and feature stories for relationships between intent and factual content. e) Monitor, analyze, and use multiple streams of simultaneous information.