Essays about: "old Media"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 87 essays containing the words old Media.

  1. 1. The use of video to communicate water, sanitation and hygiene in Haiti: A comparison between SAWBO, GHMP and UNESCO’s cholera prevention initiatives

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Pau Abad Tent; [2019]
    Keywords : Health communication; WASH; Cholera; Haiti; Communication for Development; video; cartoon; multimedia;

    Abstract : Health communication campaigns in developing countries can take many different forms and make use of a wide range of communication tools. One of these tools are multimedia resources such as videos. READ MORE

  2. 2. Non-diegetic film music as a narrative agency in Christopher Nolan's Interstellar (2014)

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Filmvetenskap

    Author : Rasmus Carlsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Interstellar; non-diegetic music; Christopher Nolan; Hans Zimmer; implicit narrative functions; semiotic concepts; leitmotif; denotation; connotation; film and media history; film music; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : This study sets out to investigate the non-diegetic music in Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar (2014) in order to highlight its implicit narrative functions and meanings. The theoretical approach consists of semiotic concepts such as ‘Cognitive denotative’ and ‘Cognitive connotative’ functions by Emilio Audissino, ‘Myth’ and ‘Anchorage’ by Barthes as well as Claudia Gorbman’s ‘Connotative Cueing’. READ MORE

  3. 3. English as a Second Language Acquisition through Social Media Usage : Proficiency acquisition in the Swedish Upper-secondary ESL classroom

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Engelska

    Author : Johannes Holmberg; [2019]
    Keywords : ESL acquisition; motivation; proficiency; social media; FRAME model; uppersecondary school.;

    Abstract : Via a systematic literature review, this thesis investigates the possible benefits of employing social media as a learning tool in English as a second language classroom. The thesis is focused on the motivation for learning, potential grammar and vocabulary gains as results of using social media at the upper-secondary level. READ MORE

  4. 4. Strategic Narratives in Media Representations of the Refugee Crisis of 2015 : A Comparative Study between RT and BBC World News

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/JMK

    Author : Simona Andronaco; [2018]
    Keywords : strategic narratives; refugee crisis; global television; RT; Russia Today; BBC World News; soft power; new media ecology;

    Abstract : As immigration turns into the scapegoat of political and social tensions all over the world and politicians that seem to be talking about migration flows communicate instead their conception of the world and where it should head, this study investigates the refugee crisis of 2015 as represented in the two global television channels RT and BBCW. Widely studied for the depiction the press gives of the refugees, for the first time the refugee crisis is analyzed as an arena where competing understandings of international relations are constructed, in a media ecology where a myriad of actors have a chance to foreground their truth and where wars are fought, and possibly won, through the weapons of values, culture and the attraction they exercise (Nye Jr. READ MORE

  5. 5. Welfare Attitudes, Political Trust and Its Determinants in Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Socialhögskolan; Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Seong Ho Lee; [2018]
    Keywords : welfare attitude; welfare state; political trust; European Social Survey; Korea; Sweden; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Korea is characterized by the state's low responsibility for welfare provision and low political trust, while Sweden exemplifies a welfare state with universal welfare provision and high political trust. These characteristics in Sweden arouse interest in the question of whether political trust is causally linked to welfare attitudes and what factors influence political trust. READ MORE