Media Studies - Class XI Resources

The following list of online resources are provided as a sample of curated resources. New resources shall be added as we come across interesting and relevant online materials.

1. What is Media?

Description: Explains meaning of media with examples.

Core Concepts: Definition of media.

Link: Video on what is media

2. Types of Media

Description: Different types and forms and types of media are discussed with examples.

Core Concepts: Different types and forms of media.

Link: Video on types of media

3. Traditional media VS new media

Description: Traditional media VS new media. Example of traditional and new media.

Core Concepts: Traditional media; new media.

Link: Video on traditional media Vs new media

4. Rise of Media in Bhutan

Description: A document on rise of media in Bhutan to understand the evolution of media in Bhutan.

Core Concepts: Evolution of mass media in Bhutan.

Link: Website on rise of media in Bhutan and its impact on democracy

5. History of Mass Media

Description: A brief history of mass media.

Core Concepts: Evolution of mass media.

Link: PPT on brief history of mass media

6. What is Media Literacy?

Description: Defining media literacy. Understanding the core concepts of media literacy (CML key concepts).

Core Concepts: Meaning of media literacy, media literacy process skill and core concepts of media literacy.

LinkVideo on what is media literacy?

7. Information access

Description: Navigating the internet- How to access information through Internet?

Core Concepts: Information literacy.

Link: Video on navigating the Internet

8. Forms of Communication

Description: Identifying the various forms of communication; verbal, non verbal, written and visual.

Core Concepts: Forms of communication.

Link: Video on forms of communication

9. Types of Communication

Description: Interpersonal, intrapersonal communications and public speaking with examples.

Core Concepts: Types of communication.

Link: Video on types of communication

10. Theories of Communication

Description: Discussion on the various theories of communication and their relevant examples.

Core Concepts: Communication model and theories.

Link: Video on theories of communication

11. Communication tools

Description: Tools for digital communication explained with examples.

Core Concepts: Digital communication tools.

Link: Video on communication tools

12. Media Language

Description: e-Learning video clip on various media language used while creating media messages. Composition in photography and camera angles and shot sizes, language of persuasion used in media messages.

Core Concepts: Media language and photography, and types of photography.

Link: Video on media language

13. Constitution of Kingdom of Bhutan

Description: Highlights the rights and duties of a Bhutanese citizen, fundamental rights and duties concerning media under Article 6, 7 and 8.

Core Concepts: Media, fundamental rights and duties.

Link: PDF on Bhutan's Constitution of 2008

14. Meaning of Journalism

Description: Explaining what is journalism and who is a journalist. Explain the ethics followed by journalist.

Core Concepts: Meaning of journalism.

Link: Video on what is journalism and who is a journalist?

15. Types of Journalism

Description: discuss the different types of journalism with examples.

Core Concepts: Types of journalism.

Link: Video on what are the different types of journalism

16. Functions of Journalism

Description: Explain the various functions of journalism with relevant examples.

Core Concepts: Functions and impacts of journalism.

Link: Video on functions of journalism

17. Impacts of Journalism

Description: Impacts of journalism.

Core Concepts: Impacts of journalism.

Link: Video on the impact of journalism

18. Harkness Discussion Method

Description: Additional pedagogy that can be used to deliver the lesson.

Core Concepts: Teaching pedagogy.

Link: Website on Harkness Discussion Method

19. Five core Principles of Journalism

Description: Five core values of journalism.

Core Concepts: Key principles in journalism and journalistic code of ethics.

Link: Video on the 5 core values of journalism

20. Five core principles of Journalism

Description: Five core values of journalism.

Core Concepts: Key principles in journalism and journalistic code of ethics.

Link: Video on the 5 core values of journalism