LAPC Popular Media Themes of Orientalism Discussion
Provide an example of a film, tv show, or music video (produced after 2018) that reinforces OR challenges dominant ideologies of race, gender, or sexuality. In other words, does it challenge or reinforce stereotypes? Focus on a specific scene, a character, or a relationship to support your point. Provide a link to the trailer to the film/tv show or music video. (Please do not write about “This Is America”) (At least 150 words)
For example: I would focus on Cardi B’s Bodak Yellow music video and how it includes scenes that reinforce themes of Orientalism.
Identify and explain the three steps to resisting (and re-creating) media and popular culture. What is something that you can do or already do to be a more critical consumer of popular culture? (at least 100 words)
Collaboration and Remote Work Discussion Questions
Can you improve collaboration when working remotely?
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|As workplaces shift to remote work, there is an increased need to utilize collaboration tools. In the first section of this course, you had the opportunity to reply to a message from a co-worker about the need to identify and adopt collaboration tools. At the end of this course, you will be delivering a presentation on a collaboration tool and persuading your organization to adopt it. To prepare for that presentation, answer the following question:
Select a category/type of collaboration tool from the three options below. Identify one collaboration tool from the category you’ve selected and describe how that tool can be used to support remote collaborative work. Then, list and thoroughly explain two pros and two cons of using this collaboration tool when working remotely.
Communication (Zoom, Webex, Teams)
Document creation and editing (Microsoft Word, Google Docs, One Drive)
Project Management (Smartsheet’s)
Remember to answer each part of the question with a minimum of one paragraph that is 5-7 sentences with limited grammatical errors. Also, respond to at least one of your peers with one 5-7 sentence paragraph.
How to approach conflict with a coworker?