This course offers students a unique insight into the mass media, developing a critical understanding of media products, industries and audiences across the worlds of print, radio, TV, film and new digital technologies. Media Studies is a stimulating, creative subject that helps students to develop skills and attitudes that are valuable for employment in any career. Through its study, students develop analytical, research and practical production skills and this course offers an excellent foundation for a wide range of careers in media industries such as advertising, journalism, graphic design, film, television and radio production, marketing and promotion or for those who wish to pursue further study.
Exam Board – Eduqas
|Exam (2.25 hours) ||Media Products, Industries and Audiences ||35% of qualification |
|Exam (2.5 hours) ||Media Forms and Products in Depth ||35% of qualification |
|Non exam assessment ||Cross-Media Production ||30% of qualification |