Year 10 & 11

Assessment Information

70% Exam (two 1h 30 minute papers)

30% Non-exam assessment

Other Information

Specific products and areas of study change annually reflecting the speed of change in modern society, ensuring the subject remains relevant. Students study a range of media forms in terms of a theoretical framework which consists of media language, representation, media industries and audiences. Newspapers, television, music video and online, social and participatory media are studied in depth. Advertising and marketing, film, video games, radio and magazines are studied in relation to selected areas of the framework.