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AQA 7572 A Level Media

Barry Rainsford | Wednesday March 14, 2018

Categories: A Level Media, A Level, AQA A Level

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Unit 7 Media Language+

*NEW* Revised by AQA 2019 - Billie Jean replaced by Ghost Town in Lessons 8-11

Content Overview: Which parts of the specification is covered below?
Media One Section A Media Language and Media Representations

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Assessment Overview:
Advertising and Marketing, Music Video

Close Study Products:

  • Score: a pre-1970 male grooming product
  • Maybelline: ‘That Boss Life Part 1’
  • Letter to the Free: (Common ft Bilal)
  • Ghost Town: (The Specials) *2019 Update Lessons 8-11*

Unit 8 Media Representation+

Content Overview: Which parts of the specification is covered below?
Media One Section B Media Industries and Media Audiences

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Assessment Overview:
Radio, Newspapers, Film (industries only)

Close Study Products:

  • The Surgery on Radio One
  • War of the Worlds
  • The Daily Mail
  • The i newspaper
  • Chicken (independent film)

Unit 9 Media Audience+

Content Overview: Which parts of the specification is covered below?
Media Two Media Forms and Products In-Depth

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Assessment Overview:
Television, Magazines and Online, Social and Participatory Media/Video Games

Close Study Products:

  • Print Magazine: Men's Health
  • Print Magazine Independent: Oh Comely
  • Online Magazine: teenVOGUE
  • Online Newspaper: THE VOICE

Unit 10 Media Industry+

Content Overview: Which parts of the specification is covered below?
Media Two Media Forms and Products In-Depth

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Assessment Overview:
Television, Magazines and Online, Social and Participatory Media/Video Games

Close Study Products:

  • Metroids Prime 2: Echoes (PEGI 12)
  • Tomb Raider Anniversary, 2007 (PEGI 16)
  • The SIMS Freeplay

Unit 11 Final Close Study Products

Assessment Overview:
Television

Close Study Products:

  • Deutschland 83
  • Capital

Unit 12 Exam Specific Revision & Preparation

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