Convergence is when two continents oops this isn’t HSC Earth Science. Media Convergence, to me, is the process of interaction between two mediums that originally were disconnected or of texts and audiences. It is an interesting concept because it is now very easy for individuals to be involved in the production of media texts and … Continue reading How Convergent Are You?
Texts are everywhere- you can’t escape them, even if you don’t read books- they come from everything and yes that’s including clothes! How you read texts is entirely up to you though, it is your interpretation that’s what makes semiotics (science of signs) so interesting. Here’s the breakdown of how you interpret ‘texts’. I have … Continue reading What Lengths Will You Go To Please Society?
Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram, Tumblr, Tinder, Pinterest… the list goes on and on with the countless social media websites that are available in today’s society. Are there too many? Are we getting involved with the ‘dark’ side of social media of being connected without really connecting? Is it damaging our society’s health, both mentally and … Continue reading Media Anxieties- Should we fear the Age of Technology?
Excited to have finally started at UOW and thoroughly enjoyed my first lecture of #BCM110 today. I have completing a double degree Bachelor of Communications and Media and Commerce. I am in Communications and Media because in today's society it is vital to have a broad understanding of the different ways people and businesses connect.The … Continue reading #BCM110