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Media Studies


NEW: WJEC/Eduqas Media Studies For A Lvl Yr 1 & AS: Student Book

This title will be available from Friday 11 August, 2017.

You can preorder this title below if a price is shown, or you can sign up for an evaluation copy (see button below).



Author(s): Christine Bell, Lucas Johnson


awarding body: WJEC/Eduqas


level: A Level Year 1 & AS


isbn: 978-1-911208-10-5


subject: Media Studies


£24.50



       

For first teaching from September 2017

Entered into the WJEC/Eduqas official endorsement process, this new student book offers high quality support you can trust

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Written by experienced Media Studies teachers and examiners, this engaging resource will encourage your students to become confident, independent learners and develop their skills as Media students

 

 

All areas of the new specification are covered and supported by numerous highly-illustrated examples taken from the set products and optional choices

The theoretical framework underpinning media studies is explored and applied to a range of media forms and products

A dedicated chapter on the Non-Examined Assessment element of the specification provides clear guidance on how your students will be assessed

Exam guidance sections introduce students to practice questions and the new assessment objectives helping students with the skills they need for assessment

Extension tasks will help to stretch and challenge higher ability students

The Year 1 and AS Student Book supports students taking Media Studies for the first time, as well as those who are progressing from GCSE

 

Contents:

Introduction

The Media Studies Framework

Structure of the specification & overview of requirements

Component 1: Media Forms and Products

Assessment of component 1

Component 2: Theoretical framework & Close Study Products

Assessment of component 2

Component 3: Media Production (Non-examined Assessment)

Statement of Aims and Intentions

Production Approaches

Exam tips and examination techniques

Glossary

Quick guide to theoretical approaches/theories

Quickfire Answers

 

About the authors:

Christine Bell is a senior examiner for a major awarding body and has extensive examining experience. Currently Curriculum Leader for Media Studies at Heaton Manor School, Newcastle, Christine has taught Media Studies for 30 years. An experienced author Christine also delivers training and INSET to teachers across the country.

Lucas Johnson is a senior examiner for a major awarding body. He has been teaching Media courses for the past 17 years both at sixth form level and, prior to that, in higher education. He currently teaches at Peter Symonds College in Winchester.