Media Studies

Media Studies is an option at Key Stage 4. 

We offer the following courses:

GCSE Media Studies
GCSE Media Studies combines analytical and creativity, and introduces pupils to critical ways of thinking about the world around them. With increased career opportunities in the Media Industry in the North West with Media City in Salford, this course is an excellent opportunity to gain an insight into all Media sectors. 
The course focuses on 4 key areas: Media Language, Audience, Representation and Institution.
Pupils will study: Advertising and Marketing; TV and Film studies. The Controlled Assessments form 60% of the marks whilst the final exam is 40% of the overall grade.
Specification -  http://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/media-studies/gcse/media-studies-4810