Level 1 Media Studies

11MDS
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr L. Bostock

You will learn to:
• use film and video editing skills to make media projects
• discuss key media concepts like close reading, representation and genre
• apply media concepts to your own media projects
• work in small groups


Pathway

Level 2 Media Studies

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

One 16GB SD card and one USB flash drive.


Recommended Prior Learning Open Entry
Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90996 v3 Media Studies 1.8 - Write media texts for a specific target audience
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 90994 v3 Media Studies 1.6 - Complete a media product from a design and plan using a specified range of conventions
1
I
6
A.S. 90993 v3 Media Studies 1.5 - Produce a design and plan for a media product using a specified range of conventions
1
I
3
A.S. 90992 v3 Media Studies 1.4 - Demonstrate understanding of characteristics of a media genre
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90991 v3 Media Studies 1.3 - Demonstrate understanding of the media coverage of a current issue or event
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90990 v3 Media Studies 1.2 - Demonstrate understanding of selected elements of media text(s)
1
I
3
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 23 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.

Pathway Tags

social development research, journalist, television presenter, lawyer, social work, human resource management, teacher, archaeologist, diplomat, economist, fashion designer, film director, interior designer, police detective, political researcher, environmental scientist, planner, travel consultant, ecologist