Media Studies

Eduqas GCSE Media Studies 9-1

Eduqas Media Studies is an optional course taken at Key Stage 4. It is designed to draw on existing experience of the media and develop critical abilities to explore messages within the media, as well as create media. The course enables students to work towards becoming a professional within the media by exploring media language, contexts, representation, audience and industry.

The course is divided into three components. Component 1 (40% of qualification) is a written exam paper. Component 2 (30% of qualification) is a written paper. Component 3 (30% of qualification) involves practical coursework undertaken in lesson time. Throughout the course, students will explore print, broadcast and digital media.

Year 10 topics

Year 11 topics

Crime Drama

Video Games

Music Videos

Radio

Print Media

Newspaper

Film

 

Creating media