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A2 Level: Media Studies at King Edward VII Science and Sport College, Coalville

Course description

Year 12 involves the study of Media key concepts, the application of these to a research study and production piece and the analysis of case studies across a range of media platforms including music, advertising and film.

 

Entry requirements

Grade C or above in Media GCSE/BTEC or any other social studies subject.

 

Assessment

50% coursework – several media production pieces required coupled with a research and evaluation report.

50% examination involving the analysis of two unseen media text using media concepts.

 

Future opportunities

 An A level in Media provides a good grounding to go on to further study in courses such as; 

                                  ¨  Journalism

¨  Audio production

¨  Moving image

¨  Publishing

¨  Print

With further training or study, students can go into a wide range of careers in the Media such as;

¨ Broadcasting

¨ Sound production

¨ Publishing

¨ Film & TV production

¨ Journalism

 

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact King Edward VII Science and Sport College, Coalville directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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