Review the Week 1 readings and videos.
Select and complete one of the following assignment options:
Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you answer the following questions:
- What were the major developments in the evolution of mass media during the last century?
- How did each development influence American culture?
- What is meant by the term media convergence, and how has it affected everyday life?
Conclude your paper with a reflection on why media literacy is important for responsible media consumption today.
Format your essay according to appropriate course-level APA guidelines.
Submit your assignment to the Assignment Files tab.