Students are to answer the following questions and compare your answers with fellow students. Please discuss your answers. This discussion will account for 5% of your final mark:

 

What stereotypes can you find in many advertisements found in the media?

Is the stereotyping image positive or negative for the group?

How are the stereotypes used for marketing purposes?

 

Finally, how do these advertisements negatively impact youth and teenagers (those under 18 years of age)?