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Media Studies AS/A2 Level at Chichester High Schools Sixth Form

Course description


AS Year:

For the coursework portfolio students will produce two practical productions from a series of set briefs including print and video. Particular attention will be given to students’ evaluation of their work. Study for Unit 2 will centre on television drama and an investigation into two media industries currently film and music.

A2 Year:

Production work for the advanced portfolio will see a progression for skills obtained at AS level. Students will produce practical work combining two or more media from a series of set briefs to include video,music, film and print.

For Unit 4, students will study two media areas currently; ‘Media in the On-line Age’ and ‘The Media and Democracy.


Course content

AS Unit 1: Foundation Portfolio (Coursework)

AS Unit 2: Key Media Concepts

A2 Unit 3: Advanced Portfolio (Coursework)

A2 Unit  4: Critical Perspectives


Entry requirements

5 GCSEs at grade C or above with a grade B in Media Studies



Future opportunities


How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Chichester High Schools Sixth Form directly.

Last updated date: 06 May 2015

Key information

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