What can we learn from watching soap operas?

I hugely believe that we can learn through different subject areas in life, including television programmes. For me, soap operas are a huge part of my television watching and have been a consistent part of my whole life. With soap operas having such a rich history in terms of the many years they have beenContinue reading “What can we learn from watching soap operas?”

My top 5 TV shows where I have learnt more about a type of employment

TV shows are primarily for entertaining their viewers, but with entertainment also comes the opportunity to learn about what it is being shown on screen, which I have spoken about before in some of my blog posts. Based on my own opinions, below are my top 5 TV shows where I have learnt more aboutContinue reading “My top 5 TV shows where I have learnt more about a type of employment”

My top 4 TV programmes where I learnt more about mental health

I am a huge fan of TV drama, especially soap operas, and I’m also a huge believer in talking about mental health, so it makes sense for me to list my top 4 TV programmes where I learnt more about mental health. For anyone who hasn’t seen the shows I discuss below, there will beContinue reading “My top 4 TV programmes where I learnt more about mental health”

My top 3 mental health storylines from soap operas

Mental health is an extremely important topic to discuss, and soap operas are unique in that they are television shows that are consistently shown on TV. Millions of people in the UK watch the various soaps each week, and they can become a rich source of information for people when they choose to write storylinesContinue reading “My top 3 mental health storylines from soap operas”

What can we learn from celebrity documentaries?

Celebrities are an interesting part of our society as they are famous for a reason, often wanting and needing the attention of others because of what they do. This could be due to them being a singer, and therefore they need record sales, or they could be a sportsperson who is motivated by winning andContinue reading “What can we learn from celebrity documentaries?”

My top 5 dramas to watch to learn more about history

Like many people I love watching television shows, and more so when I can learn something new about an area I knew nothing or little about before. Below are my five top TV dramas where I have learnt more about parts of history. If you haven’t watched them, there may be spoilers! 1. Mindhunter ThereContinue reading “My top 5 dramas to watch to learn more about history”