Media Studies AS/A2 at Bideford College
What is ‘Media Studies’?The mass media – film, television, advertising, magazines, newspapers, radio, the internet,video games and mobile phone technology – dominate all our lives. It is the most importantmeans by which information, ideas, aesthetic experiences and entertainment are transmitted tocitizens and consumers. That’s you and me. It is a vital force for social and cultural cohesion orexclusion, and central to contemporary discussion of politics, aesthetics, social identity andcultural rights. It makes us what we are. ‘Media Studies’ will show you how that happens, andopen your eyes to a world of manipulation, capitalism and control.
5 A*-C grades at GCSE, to include a minimum grade B in English
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Bideford College directly.