• Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

is television good or bad??

Extracts from this document...


Do you enjoy TV? When you hear the word TV, what do you think of? From MTV HITS to BBC NEWS 24, there is an amazing variety of channels that literally stretches from A to Z. for example; there is TROUBLE, LIVING TV for the teens to the DISNEY CHANNEL, JETIX for the kids and the NEWS for the adults. Almost everybody enjoys TV. It took a lot of people to develop the television to the stage it is at right now. The first person (as he claims) ...read more.


It was in June of 1956, that the television remote controller first entered the American home. The first T.V. remote called lazy bones was developed in 1950 by Zenith Electronics Corporation. Because of those people we can now watch TV that we do now. More recently, MTV has become a hit but I prefer VH1 as they get all the latest music that I enjoy. I adore watching SKY movies as they always have a good film on a Saturday night. But most of all I love watching the HORROR CHANNEL. ...read more.


If children were watching TV all the time then they would not pay attention to their homework as much as they should. There has been what seems a myth that you get square eyes from watching too much television. Now a day the place that children learn the bad language is from TV. Kids who often watch something scary on TV get a terrible nightmare. Even though parents try to prevent these things from happening they are no match against the TV. TV is both good and bad. It can be both at the same time. Advice from me would be that just watch a couple of hours of TV a day after all almost everybody enjoys TV!! ...read more.

The above preview is unformatted text

This student written piece of work is one of many that can be found in our AS and A Level Television section.

Found what you're looking for?

  • Start learning 29% faster today
  • 150,000+ documents available
  • Just £6.99 a month

Not the one? Search for your essay title...
  • Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

See related essaysSee related essays

Related AS and A Level Television essays

  1. Is television a good or bad influence on society

    leaving the comfort of their chair and may encourage them to take a break and go away on holiday.

  2. Each day, the average American TV set is turned on more than 7 hours ...

    Although many children get riled up or pretend to act out violent scenes, they still know the difference between make believe and real, therefore, the imitation is at a relatively low level. If violence on television really truly prompted rape, murder and killing in society, then it would not be

  1. Is Television a Good or Bad Influence?

    Also do you think that a, elderly person would watch a film happily that consists of a lot of violence and strong language? Television could that very strong impact on the elderly if maybe they watch too much of it.

  2. Rationale - The texts I am studying are The Edge, by Dick Francis (Novel), ...

    In some cases, setting can also help to shape a character. If they are seen in a particular place with certain surroundings, it shows viewers a little bit about their attitudes and life. For example, in this episode, Peter is seen a lot in a quiet local pub.

  • Over 160,000 pieces
    of student written work
  • Annotated by
    experienced teachers
  • Ideas and feedback to
    improve your own work