This unit helps students become more aware of the media’s use of hype and its influence on them.
This lesson introduces students to the ways in which advertising can affect their food choices.
This lesson helps students to reflect upon, understand and filter the many media messages within political platforms and around political personalities.
This lesson introduces students to advertising in newspapers.
In this lesson students explore what’s hidden behind advertising messages by analysing and creating parody advertisements.
In this lesson students identify how we associate social status with designer and brand name products, and how we believe others perceive us by what we wear.
This introductory lesson helps students understand how pervasive and influential advertising is in our culture and how teenagers are actively targeted by advertisers.
This lesson looks at food photography and the different techniques used by food stylists to make foods look appealing in advertisements.
In this lesson, students look at the ways in which consumer frenzy develops around a particular product.
In this lesson Buy Nothing Day is used as a jumping-off point to look at the role of consumerism in our lives and culture.