Media Matters Level 2
Teacher in Charge: Mrs Hurley
Media Matters 201
This course provides an alternative for those students not wishing to take English 201. It covers a variety of English and Media Studies skills and texts. The course creates a pathway for those students who may not wish to take English on to Level 3 or who wish to progress to Media Matters at Level Three. Students are expected to enter for the film external and complete the English requirements for UE Literacy. There is the opportunity to begin Media Studies standards at Level Two.
Optional internally-assessed topics include:
AS 91103 Static Image
AS 91104 Connections Across Texts
AS 91250 Representation in the Media
AS 91251 An Aspect of Media Genre
AS 91253 Develop a Media Product
Recommended Prior Learning
A pass in at least one English external standard at Level One together with internal standards: personal reading and formal/creative writing.
Total Credits Available: 25 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 17 credits.
director, film critic, journalist, reporter, social development research, television presenter, lawyer, social work, human resource management, teaching, archaeologist, diplomat, economist, fashion designer, film director, interior designer, police detective, political researcher, environmental scientist, planner, travel consultant, ecologist,
Courses outlined will only be available in 2020 if sufficient students wish to take them AND appropriate staff are available to teach them. Courses that do not run may be offered through distance learning and be supported by the Distance Learning Department.