Media

Programme of study - Key Stage 3 & 4


  TERM 1 TERM 2 TERM 3
YEAR 9 Intoduction to Media Studies
Language and Genre
Focus on Narrative Structure and Producers and Audiences and Media case study 1 Messages and Values in Media from the UK and other cultures
  TERM 4 TERM 5 TERM 6
YEAR 9 Practical Project work - reflection on Key Concepts and Audience Profiling Completion of practical tasks for magazine
(Print and Audio/visual)
Final Foundation skill to be assessed
(Audio/ visual Magazine trailer)

  TERM 1 TERM 2 TERM 3
YEAR 10 Focus on exam style writing
Case study 1 - Print
Continuation of Case study analysis Case Study 2 – Audio/visual Focus on newspapers and magazines for exam preparation
  TERM 4 TERM 5 TERM 6
YEAR 10 Introduction of NEA task for submission May 2019 Continuation of NEA work plus focus on Evaluative writing on practical work Exam style responses on printed  and audio/visual media materials for end of year assessment

  TERM 1 TERM 2 TERM 3
YEAR 11 Revision of Key Concepts in Media Studies
Coursework for Production Portfolio – advertising of a new brand or product
Preparation for PPE Action and Adventure films and Broadcast Comedy Revision for PPE development of practical aspects of coursework B321/B324
  TERM 4 TERM 5 TERM 6
YEAR 11 Revision
Action Adventure Films and Comedy
(media language, genre, audience segmenting and scheduling)
Completion of Coursework
Revision
Summer Examinations