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Media Studies A level at Carlton Academy

Course description

It is a truly contemporary subject which is relevant to all our lives. The media saturates everything we do in the developed world in the 21st Century. Giving you the tools to analyse and critique the media affords you the chance to see the ways in which the media pervades your life.

Course content

You will gain an insight into the different elements of the media and how they target specific audiences. This subject will help you to be more analytical when thinking about different media texts and give you the opportunity to be more creative when producing your own texts.

Entry requirements

You must have interest in the Media and a minimum GCSE Grade C English Language.

Future opportunities

Media Studies is a popular course at universities and can lead you into a number of different career pathways, such as (but not limited to) Journalism, Marketing, Media (TV and Radio), Acting and the Entertainment Industry.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Carlton Academy directly.

Last updated date: 03 October 2016

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 years