We have developed a new gce media studies qualification for first teaching in wales from september 2017 (first assessment in 2019) we have worked with the teaching community, education professionals and subject specialists to develop this new gce media studies qualification to meet approval criteria set by. The ms3 coursework brings together all elements of the course and builds upon the knowledge, understanding and skills you've already gained it will test your understanding of the different elements of the a-level specification it is designed to allow you to: • demonstrate research skills • demonstrate your knowledge of. Buy wjec a2 media studies: study and revision guide uk ed by christine bell, barbara connell (isbn: 8601200905281) from amazon's book store everyday now the a level guide contains a wide range of resources for the industry paper and excellent examples of coursework - bell and connell have done it again. 2 minute segment from a proposed film that was for as level media studies, wjec this received an a grade music by (with thanks): - squid physics: https:// w. Coleg gwent - wjec as/a2 media studies | level 3home choose from an inspiring range of academic or vocational (the texts), representation, media institutions and audiences the weighting for both the as and a level courses is 70% examination and 30% coursework as these are now two separate qualifications. She is currently subject leader for media studies at cardiff and vale college in south wales barbara is an experienced author and editor of both a level and gcse media studies books, including the successful wjec as media studies study & revision guide she also delivers cpd training to teachers across england.
New wjec eduqas a level media studies resources this page should provide you with an index to the information we have on mediaedu which relates directly to wjec a level film studies this page also the following resource is intended to prepare students for wjec a2 media studies coursework unit ms3. Typically you want to find four-five case studies they can either all argue for a point, or go against it i did four, all of which argued my point so, my title was the representation of female superheroes in marvel comics is worse than that of their male equivalents, or counterparts i studied four comparisons. We are continually exposed to information though an ever-increasing range of sources and media studies investigates and examines how these sources operate and the impact they can have the media studies student will develop a wide range of practical and analytical skills during the course and will gain a deep. See tweets about #mediastudies on twitter see what people are saying and join the conversation.
This a2 media studies coursework handbook assists students with the ms3 unit of the wjec specification it aids students with their research investigation, production and evaluation within the booklet there are sections to log research and also feedback. Why choose wjec eduqas a choice of options for production a choice of options for the set products/texts topics and products/texts chosen to appeal to students creative work which is central to the course unlimited access to free resources face-to-face cpd training courses uniform design across gcse, as and a. Key stage 5 media studies (aqa) a-level media studies allows you to learn how to analyse, research and produce a range of media texts such as films, tv programmes, websites, newspapers & magazines assessment is by a combination of coursework and exam course content: at as, students learn how to analyse.
We are developing a series of new resources for the new gcse and a level media studies specs these are likely to exam responses 2013 wjec a2 media studies ms4 specimen papers & sample exam responses a2 coursework wjec a2 media studies ms3: media investigation and production. This page contains information related to our gce as/a level media studies specification available in england and wales the media, communication and cultural studies association (meccsa), an he association representing media, film and communication interests, has recently produced a leaflet which sets out the.
Media studies is a course focused mainly on theoretical content, although instruction in practical, print production methods (using photoshop) is also given mins = 35% of the a level 2) investigating media forms and products written exam—2 hours =35% of the a level 3) media production (coursework) 30% of a level. Media studies qualification as & a2 results a - c grade: 91% awarding body wjec script writing, textual analysis, audience reception theories, advertising, magazines, television industry, digital editing skills, new media technologies, digital marketing, gaming, web design, and investigating the power of the media. Print bookmark enquire apply awarding organisation awarding body: wjec qualifications on offer: as level in media studies a level in media studies summary of course media studies is designed to allow students to explore different forms of the media and to analyse and understand how they are set up and.
Re-sit opportunities for current wjec media studies specifications the current specification for gce as/a media studies will be last assessed in summer 2018 both new and re-sit entries will be this page contains information related to our gce as/a level media studies specification available in england and wales. Wjec what is media studies media studies focuses on studying a range of different media forms and industries however, media studies is one of the few subjects to allow students to develop practical skills to create their own media products as part of their coursework these media products can range from creating.