COURSE OVERVIEW
This course offers you the opportunity to explore the ever-changing media landscape. If you are interested in media products, platforms and technologies alongside exploring how influential media is in today's society and major contemporary media issues, this is the perfect A-level to compliment your studies.
COURSE DETAILS
In year 1 students study Media industries and Media audiences focusing on radio, newspapers and the film industry. In year 2 students do an in-depth study of television, magazines and online social on participatory media/video games. Coursework involves designing two media products e.g music video, website or a radio/TV feature, online social media/participatory website. On successful completion of an A-Level programme of study, which includes this course, you will have the skills and qualifications needed to progress onto a wide range of courses at foundation diploma or degree level or go directly into industry employment.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

YEARS COURSE DURATION

A MINIMUM OF FIVE GCSES AT A*-B/9-5 INCLUDING MATHS AND ENGLISH AT MINIMUM C/4 GRADE PLUS A PORTFOLIO OF ARTWORK AND EVIDENCE OF WRITTEN WORK.

MAXIMUM UCAS POINTS SCORE FOR FINAL GRADES

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