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Film Studies at Bedlingtonshire Community High School

Course description

Skills: Analysis of moving image, how to construct a film narrative.
Knowledge: The history of film types and genres, the components of moving image and specialist media terminology.
Understanding: How films are constructed, why filmmakers choose to film what they do and how audiences react to film.

Entry requirements

  • To be an independent thinker and reader.
  • To be able to research and make organised notes
  • To be ICT literate and skilled in the use of publisher, word and photoshop
  • To have a keen interest in film beyond mainstream cinema
  • To have a strong creative streak

Students who do well in this subject have typically achieved a Grade B or above at GCSE English or Media

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Bedlingtonshire Community High School directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years