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COMM/218 Week 4 Forms of Media Matrix

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Forms of media matrix
Form Benefits Drawbacks
Objects
They add interest to the audience
because they are tangible.
They can make ones speech or
presentation memorable.
They enhance understanding
They add a variety to one
presentation.
Can lead to boredom if they are
overused.
If presented poorly, they can
damage ones credibility.
They can interfere with the eye
contact between the presenter
and the listeners.
Models
Help in establishing authenticity
of one’s work or speech.
They help in enhancing
understanding.
They make the presentation
memorable.
They aid in enhancing
credibility.
They can distract the presenter if
he/she has not rehearsed well
with them before doing a
presentation.
They can cause distraction if they
are mishandled.
They can also lower the credibility
of one’s presentation if he/she
has no knowledge on how to
handle them.
Photographs
Best for one main message or
slogan.
They are highly visible.
They enhance understanding and
make the presentation
memorable.
They can easily distract the
audience especially if they are
funny.
Individuals with visual impairment
can be disadvantaged during the
presentation.
Drawings
They boost understanding of the
important concepts.
They can be used to show
exactly what the speaker wants
to explain.
They do not incur a lot of
expenses.
They are readily available for
reviewing repeatedly.
The blind may not benefit.
Some drawings may not show
exactly what he speaker wants to
show or explain.
Skills are usually required during
drawing for significant details
and realism.
Graphs
Graph can make statistical
information easier for listeners
to understand.
Can deliver more information in
a summarized form.
They are cheaply produced.
Requires visual and written
literacy.
Complexity and detailed
calculations can make them
cluttered during presentation.

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Forms of media matrixForm BenefitsDrawbacksObjectsThey add interest to the audience because they are tangible.They can make ones speech or presentation memorable.They enhance understandingThey add a variety to one presentation.Can lead to boredom if they are overused.If presented poorly, they can damage ones credibility.They can interfere with the eye contact between the presenter and the listeners.ModelsHelp in establishing authenticity of one's work or speech.They help in enhancing understanding.They make the presentation memorable.They aid in enhancing credibility.They can distract the presenter if he/she has not rehearsed well with them before doing a presentation.They can cause distraction if they are mishandled.They can also lower the credibility of one's presentation if he/she has no knowledge on how to handle them.PhotographsBest for one main message or ...
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