Year 10 Media Studies

10MED
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: C. Dower-Cruden

Recommended Prior Learning

Open entry


This course introduces students to basic media concepts such as close reading, narrative study and media production. You will make an advertisement and a newspaper, using visual and verbal techniques to construct and deconstruct a variety of media texts. This course is a good introduction to the media, leading towards a possible study of Media in Years 11, 12 and 13.

METHODS OF ASSESSMENT:
Practical Assessment, written tests and visual portfolio.


Faculties:

Media Studies



Pathway

Level 1 Media Studies

Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90989 v3 Media Studies 1.1 - Demonstrate understanding of how individuals interact with the media
1
I
3
Y
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 3 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.