What is media literacy and why is it important?

Due Jul 03, 5:59 PM Not Submitted POINTS 10
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Review the Week 1 readings and videos.
Choose three cultural products you have viewed, read, or recently interacted with that are examples of media.
For example, you read a particular book, listened to a specific radio broadcast, watched a particular TV show or film, read an article on scoial media, etc. Media genres include: Print, TV, Radio, Digital, Film.

Write a 700- to 1,050-word personal essay that describes your three cultural products.
Include a discussion of the following for each item in your essay:
In what ways do the products reflect your cultural values? (Why do you think you chose these products and what do they say about you?)
In what ways do you think these products reflect the cultural values of our society in general?
What is media literacy and why is it important?
Format your essay according to appropriate course-level APA guidelines.
Submit your assignment to the Assignment Files tab.