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Our A Level in Media Studies encourages students to study the media in an academic context and apply the knowledge and understanding gained to their own media productions. They develop critical thinking skills as they study the media in both global and historical contexts.
Specification code: H409
Qualification number: 603/2339/5
First teaching 2017, with first assessment 2019
Our AS Level in Media Studies introduces students to the influence of the media today, both nationally and globally. They study the impact of the media on society, culture, politics and the economy, and apply their theoretical knowledge and understanding in the production of their own media product.
Specification code: H009
Qualification number: 603/1943/4
First teaching 2017, with first assessment 2018
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