Media Studies Induction Unit

Week 4 - Representation and Audience

Lesson Powerpoint

The powerpoint used in Week 4's lessons is to the right.  You can look through this on this page or you can download it to your computer.

Lesson Content

The week's lessons covered the following key areas:

  • Stereotypes

  • Representation

  • Dominant Ideology

  • Analysing Representations

  • Demographics and Psychographics

Homework - Half Term Assessment

Using detailed textual examples, analyse and discuss the representations of both men and women and how they are constructed in the Blurred Lines music video.

1000 words.  Typed.  Printed.  Coversheet.

Blurred Lines Video

The video for Blurred Lines.  Use this as a basis for your representation essay.

Suggested Essay Plan

Lesson Resources

Representation of Women in the Media 

Gender Representation in Advertising

Representation of men in the Media 

Blurred Lines parody Video