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2012 AQA GCSE Media Studies Unit 1 Scheme of Work: Television Crime Drama

Rob Miller | Sunday April 24, 2011

Categories: GCSE, AQA GCSE, Hot Entries, Television, Television Crime Drama


  • AQA GCSE Media Studies 2012 Unit 1 SoW - Television Crime Drama.doc

Associated Resources

  • AQA GCSE Media Studies Television Crime Drama Overview


  • Media Language, Forms and Conventions (Semiotics, Genre, Narrative)
  • Institution (Producers, Distribution, Technology)
  • Audiences (Targeting, Theory and Debate)
  • Representation
  • Research, Planning and Responding to a Brief
  • Constructing, Creating and Evaluating


  • Textual Analysis, Communication Skills, Note Taking, Group Work, Identifying and Understanding Crime Drama Iconography / Narratives. Planning Exam Questions
  • Understanding Institution and Crime Drama Producers, Holistic Linking with Theory
  • Application of Theoretical Frameworks onto Crime Drama Texts
  • Understanding Key Terminology and Theory, Analysing / Applying to Crime Drama
  • Primary and Secondary Research Skills, Responding to Preliminary Exam Material
  • Creative, Technical, Presentation and Communication Skills, Theory into Practice

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