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The Impact of New / Digital Media 24 Hour News Case Study »

rlsmedia | Friday April 19, 2013

Categories: A Level, AQA A Level, AQA A2, Advertising, Viral Advertising, Hot Entries, New Media, Convergence, Digital Media, Internet, Social Networking, Community, History of the Internet, Mobile Phones, Public Vs Privacy, Communications, New Technologies, User Generated Content, We Media, News, More on News, 24 Hour News

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Why do you need to study this Unit?

  • In your final exam you will need to respond to an essay question in Section B of the paper.
  • You can either choose one on Representation using your case study which you will produce with your Media Studies teacher at some point in your course;
  • Or you can choose a question on the Impact of New/Digital Media.

For a Top Mark Question you need to:

  • The answer shows a confident and appropriate discussion and evaluation...
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The Impact of New / Digital Media »

rlsmedia | Friday April 12, 2013

Categories: A Level, AQA A Level, AQA A2, Hot Entries, New Media, Convergence, Digital Media, Internet, Social Networking, Community, History of the Internet, Mobile Phones, Public Vs Privacy, Making Money, Communications, New Technologies, User Generated Content, We Media

Why do you need to study this Unit?

  • In your final exam you will need to respond to an essay question in Section B of the paper.
  • You can either choose one on Representation using your case study which you will produce with your Media Studies teacher at some point in your course;
  • Or you can choose a question on the Impact of New/Digital Media.

However, in Section A of the paper you will need the information too. In Section A of this paper you will be shown two previously...

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Social Networking Links »

Richard Gent | Friday May 29, 2009

Categories: Other Topics, Social Networking, Defining Social Networks, Offline Social Networks, Community, History of the Internet, Politics and Social Networking, Mobile Phones, Public Vs Privacy, Child Safety, Making Money, Communications, References, Digital Media, New Technologies

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The Communications Circuit and The Gift Economy »

Rod Munday | Tuesday May 05, 2009

Categories: Other Topics, Social Networking, Communications

Writing about transnational migration, Roger Rouse (1991) proposed a useful framework for understanding the role that communication plays in the maintenance of a social network. Rouse likens the sending and receiving of messages to a communications circuit. In the past, families and communities who were geographically separated have kept in touch by letter or by phone or by post. Each time two people communicate a circuit is opened and the circuit remains open for a long time...

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