Tuesday, 6 November 2012

So far this term...

I have learned:-

  • Representation - how are certain people represented in the media?
  • Detonation and Connotation
  • Media Consumption
  • The 4 main narrative theories Propp, Todorov, Levi-Strauss and Barthes
  • Codes and Conventions
  • Analysis of the avatar trailer
  • Analysis of film posters - how they are effective 
  • Film genres- creating a storyboard based on a certain genre (disaster) 
  • mise-en-scene 
  • target audiences- niche audience and mass audience
  • what makes an effective advert?