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Media Studies A Level at South Sefton College

Course description

At AS level you will study various concepts and ideas including who media audiences are, why audiences consume and use the media, how audiences respond to different media and how different groups are represented by the media. These areas are discussed through the study of various different types of media, such as advertising, film, magazines, television, video games, internet, radio and newspapers. At A-level, you will study nine different media texts in depth including Slumdog Millionaire, This is England, Kick-Ass, Look! Magazine, Empire Magazine, The Big Issue, The Wire, Gavin & Stacey and the documentaries of Louis Theroux.

Entry requirements

General College Entry Criteria

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact South Sefton College directly.

Last updated date: 07 November 2014

Key information

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