Assignment 2: Popular Culture’s Perceptions of Sexuality and Elderly People
Complete a web search to find a cartoon or advertisement in the popular media that conveys an image or message related to sexuality and older people. Examine the medium’s portrayal of sexuality in older adults by answering the following questions. Also, attach or provide the url of your cartoon or advertisement with your assignment submission.
Using a minimum of 1000 words, answer the following questions. Be sure to use outside references (formatted in APA style) to support your conclusions. Your job is to convince me that you have a clear understanding of the issues surrounding sexuality and the elderly.
- What is the message of the popular media cartoon, or advertisement?
- What examples of physiological, psychological, or social aspects of sexual development are conveyed? Explain.
|Possible points||Student points and instructor feedback|
|The writer establishes a clear message from the chosen medium. All supporting ideas are strongly related to the topic. the 1000 word minimum is met.||30|
|Examples of physiological, psychological, or social aspects of sexual development are clearly conveyed and evaluated.||30|
|Responses are thoughtful and engaging. The writer may choose to use his/her unique experiences or view of the world as a basis for writing or to connect ideas in interesting ways.||30|
|References are included in summaries and follow APA 6th ed. formatting style.||10|