LEVEL 2 MEDIA STUDIES – L2MEA

Learning Area: English
Qualification: NCEA Level 2

This course has a specific focus on exploring, understanding and evaluating issues and representations in various forms of media. It will also focus on planning, designing and producing a piece of media using a range of conventions.

Course Components:
  • Communicate ideas around representation in the media
  • Review and analyse media developments
  • Understand and be able to communicate and analyse aspects of a Media genre.
  • Design and write a variety of media text
  • Produce a design for a Media product
  • Plan for the production of a Media product
  • Produce and Edit a media product

External Credits:                                    4
Internal Credits:                                     19
Literacy:                                                   8 Writing and 4 Reading (UE)
Entry Recommendations:                    At least 10 Level 1 English credits (AS), including two writing based standards

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