Analyze mass media and its influence in American society. Define what mass media was and how it expanded during the 1970s. Then, compare/contrast mass media with social media today. Consider their similarities and differences such as their reach, content, people served, the influence, and how one or the other is a voice for groups in society. Emphasize the mass media rather than social media.

Complete a presentation in Prezi, PowerPoint, video, or another presentation tool that leads the viewer through the information in sequential order. Include a title slide, an introduction, a body with at least two major subjects, a conclusion and a reference/citation page.

Your presentation should be 6-8 slides in length, excluding the title and reference slide. to Writing & APA. Be sure to discuss and reference concepts taken from the assigned textbook reading and relevant research. You must include a minimum of three resources:

  • One primary resource (textbook or required reading), and
  • Two secondary resources (credible, academic, or professional references beyond the text or required course readings).