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Media Studies at St Thomas More RC School

Course description

There is a balance of theory and practical work in order to learn about how media industries operate, research and investigate issues and debates about the role of the media in society, analyse texts from a variety of media, and produce texts of your own.

Entry requirements

It is helpful if you have studied GCSE Media Studies, but it is not a requirement.

Future opportunities

You could take this course to complement other advanced level courses such as English or to prepare for the A2 part of an Advanced GCE in Media Studies, which could lead onto higher education to study Media, related courses within the Arts an Humanities, or more general higher education courses. With Further training, you could go into a job related to media such as a Journalist, News Reporter, TV Producer, Public Relations Officer You could also go straight into a job as the AS GCE is a recognised qualification that will help you develop the skills, understanding and knowledge that many employers across lots of industries are looking for, especially in the media and Communication sectors.

Further information

To find out more about this qualification, contact us, ask your Connexions Personal Adviser or school/college careers staff.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Thomas More RC School directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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