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The owners of MovieFlix realize that they need to modernize their information management systems in order to make their processes run more smoothly and to solve some of their business problems.

• In 2-3 pages, discuss a technology system that you suggest for the company. o Include why you selected that particular database or information system and how it will help improve MovieFlix’s processes. o Discuss the potential costs of the system to the organization and how the system will help the company to increase their revenue. • Remember to use credible sources. Make sure to write your paper utilizing proper APA formatting guidelines, and to include an APA formatted title page. Use NoodleBib to document your sources and to complete your APA formatted reference page and in-text citations

Student are select a character from a novel/film TV show who has experienced loss and grief (either the loss of a significant other or a significant aspect of themselves/their own life)

CASE STUDY -Student are select a character from a novel/film TV show who has experienced loss and grief (either the loss of a significant other or a significant aspect of themselves/their own life). They are to simulate the first two therapeutic session.

Describe the presenting issues for the client,

Describe how you would engage and connect to this client.

Explain your thoughts and ideas around contracting and case planning what are your goals and objectives for the clients and the therapy process?

What might theoretical ideas inform and support your therapeutic process?

What intervention would you consider using (please provide rationales)?

What obstacles can you anticipate/ might arise?

How would you potentially work to overcome these?

What strategies for self-care might you employ?

-Analysis of this clients grief….

Catch Me If You Can

Written Communication Analysis: (100 pts.)

 

This paper (minimum of 3 page double spaced, Times New Roman, 12 point font, plus a cover and a Works Cited Page) requires you to select a film clip and identify six (6) communication concepts/terms and explain how these concepts are seen in your chosen clip. For example, in Catch Me If You Can, you could identify (a) code switching, (b) deception, (c) ethics,

(d) identity/impression management, and (e) self-disclosure, and nonverbal communication.

 

First, define the terms according to your textbook (use terms from textbook only). Then, demonstrate your concept with an example. Finally, cite your sources in APA format. This is a written assignment and you will not be required to present this in front of the class.

 

 

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American Culture and American Identity–A Textual Analysis?

Minimum Length: 1,000 words (not including quoted material)?Format: MLA?Value: 150 points (15%)??For Writing Project 1, you will be required to think deeply about how a "text" taken from American popular culture reflects, depicts, or conveys the American experience/identity to an audience.  The primary "text" that you will be using is the film The Avengers.  Your job will involve analyzing the superheroes in this movie to assert which of these characters displays traits of American identity or lacks these traits. You may focus on one character and discuss multiple aspects or discuss multiple characters and show how they all relate to one idea or issue relating to American identity. In your analysis you should not rely on general observations of your primary text.  Focus on specific examples and details….

What strategic pillars did Robert Iger put in place to grow Disney into the world’s largest media and Entertainment Company? Detail each pillar and explain its importance to Disney’s

1. How did Disney create its uniqueness in the Media and Entertainment Industry? What are their

sources of competitive advantage? 16 pts)

2. What strategic pillars did Robert Iger put in place to grow Disney into the world’s largest

media and Entertainment Company? Detail each pillar and explain its importance to Disney’s

future. (12 pts) (Technology pillar, creative content, international expansion)

3. How is the media and entertainment industry being disrupted? (10 pts) (streaming services)

4. What are Disney’s biggest strategic challenges? What recommendations would you give to

Robert Iger to address these challenges? Be specific. (12 pts) (streaming services and lack of cultural adaption)

What strategic pillars did Robert Iger put in place to grow Disney into the world’s largest media and Entertainment Company? Detail each pillar and explain its importance to Disney’s

1. How did Disney create its uniqueness in the Media and Entertainment Industry? What are their

sources of competitive advantage? 16 pts)

2. What strategic pillars did Robert Iger put in place to grow Disney into the world’s largest

media and Entertainment Company? Detail each pillar and explain its importance to Disney’s

future. (12 pts) (Technology pillar, creative content, international expansion)

3. How is the media and entertainment industry being disrupted? (10 pts) (streaming services)

4. What are Disney’s biggest strategic challenges? What recommendations would you give to

Robert Iger to address these challenges? Be specific. (12 pts) (streaming services and lack of cultural adaption)

The speakers discuss using film as a means of delivering the Christian message of redemption.   Discuss whether “Christian films” have been effective in distributing the Gospel message

MEDIA AND CULTURE

Watch this video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zIHiFpnAgXo

Topic:  Film as Message Delivery Device

Prompt: After viewing the videos in this assignment, consider the speakers’ remarks regarding film as a method of delivering a message to a diverse audience.

1. The speakers discuss using film as a means of delivering the Christian message of redemption.   Discuss whether “Christian films” have been effective in distributing the Gospel message.

2. Discuss ways in which films can or cannot effectively deliver messages according to the film  creator’s perspective or belief.

3. Suggest methods you find effective in delivering your cultural perspective to others.

This is a discussion forum. Answer the questions using 200-300 words, one citation, in APA

 

Does the film have the power to transform political sensibilities?

Assignment Objectives:  Enhance and/or improve critical thinking and media literacy skills by:

1. Developing a clear and concise thesis statement (an argument) in response to the

following question: Does the film have the power to transform political sensibilities?

2. Writing an outline for a five paragraph analytical essay building on a clear and

concise thesis statement, including topic sentences and secondary supports.

3. Identifying and explaining three scenes from the film text in support of the thesis

statement/argument.

4.  Writing an introductory paragraph for the outlined analytical essay

Be sure to read thoroughly the writing conventions below before beginning this assignment.  

Note: You are NOT writing a full essay; rather, you are outlining an analytical essay by completing the dialogue in the boxes below.

 

Writing a Critical….

He’s Just Not That Into You

Chose a movie, any movie you want, and apply the concepts you’ve learned in this class to the movie. Though you can choose any movie you want, I recommend sticking to one that’s already about relationships… it might make the assignment a little easier.

Here are some ideas:

Any romantic comedy (e.g., Friends with Benefits, He’s Just Not That Into You, Love Actually, etc), The Last Samurai, The Breakfast Club, The Proposal, The Break-Up, Pride and Prejudice, American Beauty, Pretty in Pink, Mean Girls, The Titanic, Blue Valentine, Unfaithful, My Fair Lady, Into the Wild, The Descendants…

Paper Format:

Use the introduction to provide a description of the plot of the movie and tell me what concepts you will cover. Your description of the movie should be brief….