Modern Media

One Term                   Grades 10, 11, 12                           Elective

This course focuses on the study of the media. The class is organized by these thematic units: Advertising and Consumerism in America, Google and YouTube – Reshaping the Way We View the World, Television and Its Influence on Youth Culture, Dissecting the News Media, and The Evolution of Popular Music. Writing and discussion topics will be in response to the thematic units.