A Level Media Studies

Exam Board


Pass Rate



50% Exam
50% Coursework

Entry Requirements

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About the Course

With Media City on our doorstep there has never been a better time to pursue a career in the media. With 3 dedicated Apple Mac editing suites and access to industry standard equipment this course balances theoretical analysis with practical product creation. You will gain an insight and understanding of a diverse and fascinating industry.

Course Structure:

Media Representations and Responses
You will study all the media platforms (Gaming, Television, Film, Print & Online) analysing meanings and responses. You will also study Representation of Age, Gender, Ethnicity, Regional Identity, Issue and Events and the concept of Audiences.

Media Production Processes
A practical unit in which you will be asked to create your own media product. The unit will focus on three main components; pre-production, production and evaluation.