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Renee's assignment


Renee is a first-year Sociology student. Her main essay in the subject was on the following topic:

Essay topic:

Examine the ways in which the mass media construct and reinforce social stereotypes around gender, ethnicity, and age.

  1. Look at the lecturer's expectations of the essay.
  2. Next read Renee's essay.
    • How well do you think the essay responds to the topic?
    • Do you think the essay could be improved in any way?
  3. Now read the lecturer's comments about Renee's essay.
  4. Finally, listen to Renee talk about how she wrote her essay and read feedback about how to overcome the difficulties she faced.
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