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AQA 8572 GCSE Media

Barry Rainsford | Friday March 09, 2018

Categories: GCSE, AQA GCSE, New Spec

Files you will need for your lessons

In addition to the Close Study products students need to be able to apply theory in their exam. The Core lessons introduce and teach the Frameworks of Knowledge which underpin the new specifications. The Close Study Product lessons then build on the framework taught in the unit to make the learning cohesive and applicable in exam conditions. NEA units, where the links are live, are lessons teaching the skills your students will need, to develop excellent NEA responses. 

Each Unit and section has the following materials for learning*:

  • A Teacher Scheme of Learning (SOL)
  • Online Slides to be projected for the whole class
  • A Student Workbook (can be cut and pasted from the online page into a booklet and printed for the students to work from.)
  • Student Workbook Appendix Images (printable pdf files for making notes/tasks)

*Please note there will be references to the ‘Exam’ in Close Study Product resource titles because these are for exam preparation

Unit 1 of 6

Media Language

Content Overview: Which part of the specification is covered below?

Media One Paper 1 Section A Media Language and Media Representations

Use the links below to access the Online Slides, Scheme of Work and Student Workbook
  • Unit 1 of 6 AQA 8572 GCSE Media Studies Core: Media Language 20 lessons
  • Unit 1 of 6 AQA 8572 GCSE Media Studies Close Study Products 10 lessons
  • Unit 1 of 6 AQA 8572 GCSE Media Studies NEA 5 lessons

Assessment Overview:
Theme: Stars, Celebrities, People in the Media

Close Study Products covered in Unit 1:

  • Heat: Magazine cover
  • True: Magazine cover: Wiz Khalifa
  • People: Magazine cover
  • Teen Vogue: Magazine cover
  • Beyonce Superbowl: Advertising and Marketing
  • Galaxy chocolate: Audrey Hepburn: Advertising/Marketing
  • Gap Black: Audrey Hepburn: Advertising/Marketing
  • Lee Jeans: Advertising/Marketing
  • Givenchy: Advertising/Marketing
  • Chanel: Advertising/Marketing

Unit 2 of 6

Media Representation...

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