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Eduqas Unit 3B 2025 - Teacher Guide

Richard Gent | Sunday March 08, 2020

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, Radio, Radio Drama

Lesson 1

Approaches to studying radio:  Slides 10-25


Knowledge             : To develop ideas about the EDUQAS set products

Learning                : To build ideas of study of media products by applying skills acquired

Understanding      : To develop understanding by analysis of the set products

Starter/Loop Activity (5 minutes)

  • Resource Pack Slide 11: Task 1A Pupils asked to consider the task from the Lesson Resource: THE Archers PROMOTION

Prepare the Learning (5 minutes)

  • Share the objectives. Remind students of the objectives we are working towards meeting. This unit is designed to help them prepare for the two papers of the examination. All skills and strategies are transferable.
  • Go over responses to the Loop activity. Tease out the points relevant to today’s learning – ideas of radio.
  • The speed/depth at which you cover the following slides before the application of the learning task is all about the needs and capacity of your students.
  • You may wish to set some of this for Home Learning (the information is detailed in the accompanying student note pack).
  • Maybe follow up with a quiz as a starter or written test. The slides are included because I prefer to be able to indicate issues and notes to students during the lesson. T
  • his can take minutes if the history of arcade gaming is covered…

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