Is youth crime really as serious as the media suggest?
In this lesson we will look at how the media portrays youth crime and compare this to some statistical data about youth crime. We will use a case study to identify how the media uses sensationalisation to dramatise youth crime and what a group of young people see are the issues of this, and how they feel this could be a tackled.
Click on the play button to start the video. If your teacher asks you to pause the video and look at the worksheet you should:
- Click "Close Video"
- Click "Next" to view the activity
Your video will re-appear on the next page, and will stay paused in the right place.
Lesson summary: Is youth crime really as serious as the media suggest?
It looks like you have not completed one of the quizzes.
To share your results with your teacher please complete one of the quizzes.