Media Studies AS/A2 Level at Alexandra Park School
A range of contemporary Media including Film, TV, Radio, Advertising, Print Media and the Internet
You will learn how the Media are produced and consumed and will apply the Key Concepts of Media Studies to specific texts.
The AS is a one year course consisting of two modules.
The full A level is gained by completing two more modules in the second year.
GCSE Media Studies is not required to take this course at AS Level but it will be an advantage. For those without it there is an online learning module which can be done over the Summer. If taken, an A*-C in Media Studies is required. An A*-C in GCSE English is required.
Unit 1 - Written exam
Unit 2 - Production Work
Unit 3 - Written exam
Unit 4 - Produce an artefact and evaluate
Media Studies A Level provides an excellent springboard to many Degree courses including Communication and Cultural Studies, Media Studies, Film Studies and Photography.
Media Students go on to work in: Film & TV, Radio, The Press, Web Design, PR, Advertising, Publishing and Event Management.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Alexandra Park School directly.