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Media Studies A2 at Batley Girls' High School - Visual Arts College

Course description

WJEC Media Studies A2 level

Course content

AS units 1 and 2 plus

Unit 3 MS3 - Coursework: Media Investigation and Production

Three components: a written investigation into media text(s) based on one or more of the key media concepts - genre, narrative and/or representation (45); a media production (45); and an evaluation of how the production is informed b y the investigative research (10)(group work permitted for audio-visual productions only).

Unit 4 MS4 - Exam unit: Media - Text, Industry and Audience

Three questions (30 marks per question)

Section A: one question from a choice of two.  Section B: two questions from a choice of four.  Candidates study three separate media industries and must answer each question on a different media industry.

Skills: Adobe Photoshop and Dreamweaver' iMovie Microsoft Publisher, Digital Photography

Entry requirements

Grade A-C in AS Media Studies


Coursework 25%

Exam 25%

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How to apply

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Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 104 Weeks