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What are codes and conventions in media?

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July 30, 2010 5:00PM

Codes and conventions in Media

The codes and conventions in media can be separated into 3 distinct groups -

- Technical (camera techniques & shots),

- Symbolic (ie clothing, colours)

- Written and audio (music etc).

These give the text meaning and determine the response of the viewer. They can be used as a basis for simple text analysis. So in order to compose any work related to media you should con