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Media Studies A Level at Lytham Sixth Form College

Course description

Media graduates have highly developed communication skills, particularly beneficial for careers based in PR consultancies, communications agencies, marketing organisations and media companies, but also in local and central government and within colleges and universities. Our Media Studies A level is excellent preparation for a host of related undergraduate programmes, allowing students to develop a thorough understanding of the contemporary media landscape. The course begins with an exploration of the various aspects of television, advertising and lifestyle texts but as it progresses, students are encouraged to research particular enthusiasms, for example the video-games industry or issues connected to social networking.

Entry requirements

In order to study this A level programme students must gain 5 GCSEs at grades A* - C including English Language at grade B.


A Levels are assessed by a mixture of coursework and exams.

Financial information

You could be eligible for a 16-19 bursary to help with education-related costs.

Further information

When filling in your application, we would be grateful if you would supply all the information we ask for as clearly as possible.Remember to include:- your full name, address and a contact number- the full name of the course/qualifications you’re applying for- the qualifications you have and/or are currently studying, including your predicted grades or grades already achievedYou will be invited for an interview, which is an informal opportunity to discuss your chosen course.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Lytham Sixth Form College directly.

Last updated date: 10 September 2015
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