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Legacy WJEC Eduqas GCSE Media Studies »

Rob Miller | Friday January 26, 2018

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Media Studies

Legacy Resources

2018 WJEC GCSE Media Studies

Welcome to Edusites Media’s comprehensive resources and materials link covering every aspect of the WJEC GCSE TV News and News Websites Specification (Summer 2018 Award).

Focussing on key areas of academic study we have everything covered – this includes in depth schemes of work, a teaching guide, student workbook, slideshow, mock exams with mark schemes, exemplar responses, case studies and interactive quizzes to kick start...

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WJEC GCSE Film Studies Overview »

Jeremy Orlebar | Friday November 19, 2010

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Film Studies

Resources for WJEC GCSE Film Studies on MediaEdu

This page should provide you with an index to the information we have on MediaEdu which relates directly to WJEC GCSE Film Studies.

This page also contains external links to support materials on the WJEC site.

Further Reading & Support

The primary source for authoritative information & support is the WJEC Film Studies website.

WJEC GCSE Film Studies




Understanding Sport on TV »

Jeremy Orlebar | Thursday September 24, 2009

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, Television, Sport on TV, Understanding Media, Understanding Key Topics

The genre of Sport on Television can be used as a key component of many GCSE courses. Students studying the WJEC GCSE MEDIA STUDIES for examination in 2010 are required to study sport on television. The WJEC exam papers – two hours writing and 30 minutes reading or viewing - for 2010 are in two parts: Section A has FOUR compulsory questions focusing on SPORT ON TV - for a full scheme of work see WJEC Sport on TV.

An Introduction

click on images to enlarge

Sport on...

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An Introduction to Situation Comedy »

Jeremy Orlebar | Monday June 15, 2009

Categories: GCSE, AQA GCSE, OCR GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, Other Topics, Television, Situation Comedy, Television Situation Comedy

‘The focus of this examination is institutional/ scheduling issues and audience pleasures. These pages on sit-com provide a background only to the topic. The specific issues of institution/scheduling and audience pleasures in relation to sit-com will need to be taught separately.’

Brief Definition

The British TV sitcom is a television series that derives humour from the same characters in a fixed location exploring a variety of comic plotlines including...

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Media & Film Studies Blogs »

Richard Gent | Monday June 01, 2009

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Film Studies, WJEC GCSE Media Studies, A Level, AQA A Level, AQA A2, AQA AS, OCR A Level, OCR A2, OCR AS, Eduqas (WJEC) A Level, WJEC A2, WJEC A2 Film Studies, WJEC A2 Media Studies, WJEC AS, WJEC AS Film Studies , WJEC AS Media Studies, Other Topics, Blogs

We Study Media by Rob McMinn

The Student Room & Media Studies

Setting up a Radio Station on Mediaed.org.uk

Modern Mechanix: examples of vintage advertising

Technorati on Ideology

Ideology for Kids: Decoding the Kremlin’s Website

The End of Cyberspace

Kinoeye on Media Studies

Bluegrass Film Society

Kids Gobble Up Interactive Junk Food Marketing

Continental Philosophy: Key Notes on Theorists

Dr. Mabuse’s Kaledio-scope: Four Models of Film/Media Blogging

Media Studies...

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Understanding Crime Drama »

Jeremy Orlebar | Saturday May 16, 2009

Categories: GCSE, AQA GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Film Studies, WJEC GCSE Media Studies, A Level, AQA A Level, AQA A2, AQA AS, OCR A Level, OCR A2, OCR AS, Eduqas (WJEC) A Level, WJEC A2, WJEC A2 Film Studies, WJEC A2 Media Studies, WJEC AS, WJEC AS Film Studies , WJEC AS Media Studies, Film, Crime Drama, Key Concepts, Genre, Other Topics, Television, Television Crime Drama, Television Drama

Television and film crime/cop drama is very popular with a wide audience. Crime Dramas seek to anchor the representations of all types of police officers, criminals and victims as ‘believable’ characters, with ‘realistic’ plot lines, set in urban locations.The genre has been taken up in the US under the heading of American Quality Televsion (AQT) - see under heading AQT.

Codes and Conventions

Crime dramas:

  • are constructed realities
  • depict constructed versions of...
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Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Unit 3 Core: Media Audience »

Barry Rainsford | Monday May 21, 2018

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE

Guide Navigation

  • Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Unit 3 Close Study Products
  • Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Unit 3 Non-Examined Assessment (NEA)

Files you will need for the lessons

  • Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Unit 3 Media Audience Teacher SOL
  • These slides are accessible to view with a live wifi connection using Safari, Firefox or Internet Explorer

    • Eduqas (WJEC) Core Unit 3 Media Audience Introduction
    • Eduqas (WJEC) Core Unit 3 Media Audience Introduction Lesson 1...
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Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Unit 2 Non-Examined Assessment (NEA) »

Barry Rainsford | Friday April 27, 2018

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE

Guide Navigation

  • Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Unit 2 Core: Media Representation
  • Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Unit 2 Set Study Products

Files you will need for the lessons

  • New Spec Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Production NEA Unit 2 SOL Teacher

These slides are accessible to view with a live wifi connection using Safari, Firefox or Internet Explorer

  • Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Unit 2 NEA Introduction
  • Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Unit 2 NEA Lesson 1
  • ...
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Approaches to Teaching New Spec GCSE Media Studies with Edusites »

Barry Rainsford | Saturday March 10, 2018

Categories: GCSE, AQA GCSE, OCR GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, Advertising, Collective Identity, Games, Key Concepts, Introductory Resources, Intro to Media Audiences, Intro to Media Institutions, Intro to Media Languages, Intro to Media Representations, Audience Consumption & Platforms, Genre, Ideology, Institutions, Media Language, Narrative, Production, Regulation, Representation & Stereotyping, Typeface & Typography, Understanding Media, Magazines, Music, New Media, News, New Spec, Posters, Print, Production Zone, Radio, Television, Theory, Feminist Theory, Gender Theory, Genre Theory , Media Theorists, Queer Theory, Race Theory, Representation Theory, Semiotic Theory, Website Analysis

Commencing 2017 for 2019 Assessment

Each term we provide a Core Unit, with an Exam Specific Section (Close or Set Study Products), and a Non Examined Assessment (NEA) Section based on the Department for Education Media Studies A Level subject content.

Our GCSE Units begin at Unit 1 in Term 1 and continue to Unit 6 in Term 6.

The four areas of this theoretical framework, are:

  • Media Language: how the media through their forms, codes and conventions communicate meanings
  • ...
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New Spec Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies »

Barry Rainsford | Wednesday March 07, 2018

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, New Spec

Files you will need for the lessons, added term by term, commencing 2017 for 2019 Assessment

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 to see
  • A Student Workbook (can be cut and pasted from the online page into a booklet and printed for the students to work from. See ‘Create the Perfect Student Workbook’)
  • Student Workbook Appendix Images (printable pdf files for...
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How to create your Perfect Student Workbook »

Richard Gent | Sunday January 21, 2018

Categories: GCSE, AQA GCSE, OCR GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, A Level, AQA A Level, OCR A Level, Eduqas (WJEC) A Level, New Spec

Copy and paste from any of our online Student Workbooks to create your ‘Perfect Student Ready Workbook’ to handout ready for the term ahead.

The resources are presented in this format to allow students to easily annotate them and support them in developing their ideas and understanding of the subjects covered in a course.

The philosophy we have at Edusites is that knowledge only becomes understanding through practical application by doing the analysis and making your own...

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Legacy WJEC GCSE Media Studies TV News & News Websites Teaching Guide »

Barry Rainsford | Tuesday December 12, 2017

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Media Studies, News, News Websites, Television News

Copyright © 2017 Edusites. All rights reserved. Permission granted to reproduce for educational use within the subscribing school only. Copying or lending of any part of this document in any form or by any means to external bodies and / or individuals is prohibited.

Guide Navigation

  • Legacy WJEC GCSE Media Studies TV News & News Websites Online Slides
  • Legacy WJEC GCSE Media Studies TV News & News Websites Student Workbook
  • Legacy WJEC GCSE Media Studies TV News & News...
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WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Booster Teaching Guide »

Barry Rainsford | Thursday April 20, 2017

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Media Studies, News, Newspapers, Radio, Radio News

Guide Navigation

  • WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Booster Teaching Guide
  • WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Booster Slides
  • WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Booster Student Workbook

Purpose

The purpose of this unit is not to tell anyone ‘what you must do’ or ‘this is the way that you must do it’. The work here is based on over twenty years of teaching Media Studies at A Level and KS4 in a very large [2,500 pupils]...

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WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Booster Student Workbook »

Barry Rainsford | Saturday October 01, 2016

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Media Studies, News, Newspapers, Radio, Radio News

Guide Navigation

  • WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Booster Teaching Guide
  • WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Booster Slides
  • WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Booster Student Workbook

Introduction

This booklet is to support the preparation for the unit examination for WJEC GCSE Media. This workbook will enable you to work through the series of sessions led by your teacher and help you to start thinking about the kinds of tasks...

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WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Booster Slides »

Barry Rainsford | Saturday October 01, 2016

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Media Studies, News, Newspapers, Radio, Radio News

Guide Navigation

  • WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Booster Teaching Guide
  • WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Booster Slides
  • WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Booster Student Workbook

WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Booster Slides

Click on the link below to open the slideshow.

  • WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Booster Slides



WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Teaching Guide »

Barry Rainsford | Thursday September 22, 2016

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Media Studies, News, Newspapers, Radio, Radio News

Guide Navigation

  • WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Overview Planner
  • WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Teaching Guide
  • WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Slides (opens in new tab)
  • WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Student Workbook
  • WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Glossary

Purpose

The purpose of this unit is not to tell anyone ‘what you must do’ or ‘this is the way that you must do it’. The...

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WJEC GCSE Media Studies Radio News Quiz »

Rob Miller | Tuesday September 06, 2016

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Media Studies, News, Quizzes, Media Studies Quizzes, Radio, Radio News

  1. WJEC GCSE Media Studies Radio News Quiz
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WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers Quiz »

Rob Miller | Tuesday September 06, 2016

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Media Studies, News, Newspapers, Quizzes, Media Studies Quizzes

  1. WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers Quiz
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WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Specimen Paper Mark Scheme »

Rob Miller | Tuesday July 19, 2016

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Media Studies, News, Newspapers, Radio, Radio News, Teacher Zone, Admin, Staffroom, Mocks

Thinking about the Media – Investigating (Newspapers) and Planning (Radio News)

  • A01: Recall, select, and communicate their knowledge and understanding of media products and the contexts in which they are produced and consumed
  • A02: Analyse and respond to media texts/topics using media key concepts and appropriate terminology
  • A03: Demonstrate research, planning and presentational skills
  • A04: Construct and evaluate their own products using creative and technical skills

Question...

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WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Exemplar A* Response »

Rob Miller | Tuesday July 19, 2016

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Media Studies, News, Newspapers, Radio, Radio News, Teacher Zone, Admin, Staffroom, Mocks

Candidate Name:
Centre Number:
Candidate Number:

Media Studies

Unit 1 Thinking about the Media: Investigating and Planning

Monday 5th June 2017

Exemplar A* response developed by Edusites Media

2 hours 15 minutes

Section A (40) 38
Section B (40) 37
Total (80) 75

Additional Materials

Printed Resource Material for use with Section A

Optional: coloured pens/pencils and rulers for use with Section B

Spare paper for notes (to be provided by centre)

Instructions to Candidates

...[ read full article ] »

WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Mock Exam »

Rob Miller | Monday July 18, 2016

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Media Studies, News, Newspapers, Radio, Radio News, Teacher Zone, Admin, Staffroom, Mocks

Candidate Name:
Centre Number:
Candidate Number:

Media Studies

Unit 1 Thinking about the Media: Investigating and Planning

Monday 5th June 2017

A Specimen Paper developed by Edusites Media

2 hours 15 minutes

Section A (40)
Section B (40)
Total (80)

Additional Materials

Printed Resource Material for use with Section A:

  • Resource Material 1.docx
  • Resource Material 2.docx

Optional: coloured pens/pencils and rulers for use with Section B

Spare paper for notes (to be...

[ read full article ] »

WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Workshop »

Rob Miller | Wednesday June 29, 2016

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Media Studies, News, Newspapers, Radio, Radio News

Book A Half or Full Day Workshop in Your School

Programme Details

  • Our full or half day, interactive, visually stimulating workshops introduce, boost or revise the study of newspapers and radio news by exploring key genres and conventions – tabloid, mid market tabloid, local newspapers, broadsheets and freesheets.
  • Sessions will also explore how news offered on a range of platforms has impacted on this historical media form. One of these alternative platforms is Radio News....
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WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Overview Planner »

Barry Rainsford | Monday June 20, 2016

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Media Studies, News, Newspapers, Radio, Radio News

Guide Navigation

  • WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Overview Planner
  • WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Teaching Guide
  • WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Slides (opens in new tab)
  • WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Student Workbook
  • WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Glossary

Associated Resources

  • Overview Planner.pdf

Introduction for Teachers

News is a staple of media output. Most of us require a...

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WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Glossary »

Barry Rainsford | Sunday June 19, 2016

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Media Studies, News, Newspapers, Radio, Radio News

Guide Navigation

  • WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Overview Planner
  • WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Teaching Guide
  • WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Slides (opens in new tab)
  • WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Student Workbook
  • WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Glossary

Using this Glossary

This glossary of terms is intended for use with the above resources for Unit 1 WJEC Summer 2017 GCSE Media...

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WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Student Workbook »

Barry Rainsford | Sunday June 19, 2016

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Media Studies, News, Newspapers, Radio, Radio News

Guide Navigation

  • WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Overview Planner
  • WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Teaching Guide
  • WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Slides (opens in new tab)
  • WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Student Workbook
  • WJEC GCSE Media Studies Newspapers and Radio News Glossary

Introduction

This workbook is to support the preparation for the unit examination for WJEC GCSE Media. It will enable you to...

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Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies: Unit 2: SSP Student Workbook »

Barry Rainsford | Sunday February 07, 2016

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE

Copyright © 2017 Edusites. All rights reserved. Permission granted to reproduce for educational use within the subscribing school only. Copying or lending of any part of this document in any form or by any means to external bodies and / or individuals is prohibited.

To Media Students

This booklet is to support you in your preparation for the GCSE Media Studies Examination Papers 1 and 2 and the Non-Examination Assessment. This notebook comprises the theory and ideas from the...

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Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies: Unit 2: SSP Teacher SOL »

Barry Rainsford | Sunday February 07, 2016

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE

Copyright © 2017 Edusites. All rights reserved. Permission granted to reproduce for educational use within the subscribing school only. Copying or lending of any part of this document in any form or by any means to external bodies and / or individuals is prohibited.

Approaches to teaching the Eduqas (WJEC) Content

At GCSE, the requirement for the Eduqas (WJEC) examination differentiates itself from the other boards in what are termed Set Study Products – a series of...

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WJEC GCSE Media Studies TV News and News Websites Specimen Paper Mark Scheme »

Barry Rainsford | Tuesday January 26, 2016

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Media Studies, News, News Websites, Television News, Television, News (Television)

Unit 1 Thinking about the Media: Investigating (TV News) and Planning (Website News)

  • A01: Recall, select, and communicate their knowledge and understanding of media products and the contexts in which they are produced and consumed
  • A02: Analyse and respond to media texts/topics using media key concepts and appropriate terminology
  • A03: Demonstrate research, planning and presentational skills
  • A04: Construct and evaluate their own products using creative and technical skills
...[ read full article ] »

WJEC GCSE Media Studies TV News and News Websites Video Links »

Barry Rainsford | Tuesday January 26, 2016

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Media Studies, News, News Websites, Television News, Television, News (Television)

Resource Material for use with Section A in the Mock Exam

BBC Main News Clip

ITV Main News Clip

 




WJEC GCSE Media Studies TV News and News Websites Mock Exam »

Barry Rainsford | Tuesday January 26, 2016

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Media Studies, News, News Websites, Television News, Television, News (Television), Website Analysis

Unit 1 Thinking about the Media: Investigating (TV News) and Planning (Website News)

A Specimen Mock Paper developed by Edusites

2 hours 15 minutes

Section A (40)

Section B (40)

Total (80)

Additional Materials

Resource Material for use with Section A:

VIDEO CLIP

Optional: coloured pens/pencils and rulers for use with Section B

Spare paper for notes (to be provided by centre)

Instructions to Candidates

General

  • Write your name, centre number and candidate number in the...
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Legacy WJEC GCSE Media Studies TV News & News Websites Images Appendix »

Barry Rainsford | Friday December 11, 2015

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Media Studies

Copyright © 2017 Edusites. All rights reserved. Permission granted to reproduce for educational use within the subscribing school only. Copying or lending of any part of this document in any form or by any means to external bodies and / or individuals is prohibited.

Guide Navigation

  • Legacy WJEC GCSE Media Studies TV News & News Websites Teaching Guide
  • Legacy WJEC GCSE Media Studies TV News & News Websites Online Slides
  • Legacy WJEC GCSE Media Studies TV News & News Websites...
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Legacy WJEC GCSE Media Studies TV News & News Websites Student Workbook »

Barry Rainsford | Friday December 11, 2015

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Media Studies, News, News Websites, Television News, Television, News (Television)

Copyright © 2017 Edusites. All rights reserved. Permission granted to reproduce for educational use within the subscribing school only. Copying or lending of any part of this document in any form or by any means to external bodies and / or individuals is prohibited.

Guide Navigation

  • Legacy WJEC GCSE Media Studies TV News & News Websites Teaching Guide
  • Legacy WJEC GCSE Media Studies TV News & News Websites Online Slides
  • Legacy WJEC GCSE Media Studies TV News & News Websites...
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Legacy WJEC GCSE Media Studies TV News and News Websites Glossary »

Barry Rainsford | Saturday December 05, 2015

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Media Studies, News, News Websites, Television News

Guide Navigation

  • Legacy WJEC GCSE Media Studies TV News & News Websites Teaching Guide
  • Legacy WJEC GCSE Media Studies TV News & News Websites Online Slides (opens in new window)
  • Legacy WJEC GCSE Media Studies TV News & News Websites Student Workbook
  • Legacy WJEC GCSE Media Studies TV News & News Websites Images Appendix

Purpose

This glossary is intended to supplement the Teacher Guide, Student Workbook, and Images Appendix (see above) as part of Edusites Media’s support for...

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Legacy WJEC GCSE Media Studies TV News & News Websites Slides »

Barry Rainsford | Saturday December 05, 2015

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Media Studies, News, News Websites, Television News, Television, News (Television), Website Analysis, Web Pages

Copyright © 2017 Edusites. All rights reserved. Permission granted to reproduce for educational use within the subscribing school only. Copying or lending of any part of this document in any form or by any means to external bodies and / or individuals is prohibited.

Guide Navigation

  • Legacy WJEC GCSE Media Studies TV News & News Websites Teaching Guide
  • Legacy WJEC GCSE Media Studies TV News & News Websites Student Workbook
  • Legacy WJEC GCSE Media Studies TV News & News...
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WJEC GCSE Media Studies Film Trailers and Film Posters Specimen Paper Mark Scheme »

Rob Miller | Friday December 04, 2015

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Media Studies, Film, Film Analysis, Film Language, Film Trailers, Hot Entries, Posters, Film Poster Analysis, Poster Design, Starters & Teaching Ideas, Admin, Staffroom, Mocks

Thinking about the Media – Investigating (Film Trailers) and Planning (Film Posters)

  • A01: Recall, select, and communicate their knowledge and understanding of media products and the contexts in which they are produced and consumed
  • A02: Analyse and respond to media texts/topics using media key concepts and appropriate terminology
  • A03: Demonstrate research, planning and presentational skills
  • A04: Construct and evaluate their own products using creative and technical skills
...[ read full article ] »

WJEC GCSE Media Studies Film Trailers Quiz »

Rob Miller | Wednesday September 16, 2015

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Media Studies, Film, Film Trailers, Hot Entries, Quizzes, Media Studies Quizzes

  1. WJEC GCSE Media Studies Film Trailers Quiz
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WJEC GCSE Media Studies Film Posters Quiz »

Rob Miller | Wednesday September 16, 2015

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Media Studies, Film, Film Promotion, Hot Entries, Posters, Film Poster Analysis, Quizzes, Media Studies Quizzes

  1. WJEC GCSE Media Studies Film Posters Quiz
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WJEC GCSE Media Studies Film Trailers and Film Posters Exemplar A* Response »

Rob Miller | Thursday August 27, 2015

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Media Studies, Film, Film Analysis, Film Language, Film Trailers, Posters, Film Poster Analysis, Poster Design, Admin, Staffroom, Exemplar Materials, Mocks

Candidate Name:
Centre Number:
Candidate Number:

Media Studies

Unit 1 Thinking about the Media: Investigating and Planning

Monday 6th June 2016

Exemplar A* response developed by Edusites Media

2 hours 15 minutes

Section A (40)
Section B (40)
Total (80)

Additional Materials

Audio-visual resource for use with Section A
Optional: coloured pens/pencils and rulers for use with Section B
Spare paper for notes (to be provided by centre)

Instructions to Candidates

General

  • Write...
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WJEC GCSE Media Studies Film Trailers and Film Posters Mock Exam »

Rob Miller | Thursday August 27, 2015

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Media Studies, Film, Film Analysis, Film Language, Film Trailers, Posters, Film Poster Analysis, Poster Design, Admin, Staffroom, Mocks

Candidate Name:
Centre Number:
Candidate Number:

Media Studies

Unit 1 Thinking about the Media: Investigating and Planning

Monday 6th June 2016

A Specimen Paper developed by Edusites Media

2 hours 15 minutes

Section A (40)
Section B (40)
Total (80)

Additional Materials

Audio-visual resource for use with Section A
Optional: coloured pens/pencils and rulers for use with Section B
Spare paper for notes (to be provided by centre)

Instructions to Candidates

General

  • Write your...
[ read full article ] »

WJEC GCSE Media Studies Interactive Film Trailers and Film Posters Resource »

Rob Miller | Wednesday August 26, 2015

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, WJEC GCSE Media Studies, Advertising, Marketing, Viral Advertising, Film, Film Analysis, Film Industry, Film Language, Film Trailers, Mise-en-scene, Key Concepts, Distribution, Audience, Genre, Institutions, Censorship & Regulation, Media Language, Narrative, Regulation, Representation & Stereotyping, New Media, Digital Media, Internet, Social Networking, Making Money, New Technologies, Synergy, Posters, Film Poster Analysis, Poster Design

This resource is to be used in conjunction with the Edusites Media Specimen Exam with Exemplar Response and the Film Trailer and Film Poster Quizzes.

Section A Film Trailers

Film Trailers… What are they and why do you think they are important media to study? Have a look at the following trailers from 2014 and write down what the audience appeals are. We’ll deconstruct the first one, Gravity.

Gravity (2014) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bXgOaeDfmRQ

  • Narrative enigma...
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WJEC GCSE Media Studies Film Trailers & Film Posters Workshop »

Rob Miller | Friday July 10, 2015

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE, Consultancy and Workshops, Edusites Media Student & Teacher Workshops, Film, Film Trailers, Key Concepts, Audience Consumption & Platforms, Audience, Genre, Media Language, Narrative, Representation & Stereotyping, Hot Entries, Posters, Film Poster Analysis

Book A Half or Full Day Workshop in Your School

Programme Details

  • Edusites Media provides visually dynamic, interactive Starter, Booster and Revision Courses on Film Trailers and Film Posters dedicated to, and focusing on specification requirements.
  • All key examination areas and potential areas of questioning will be covered including practical activities – use your chance to significantly raise attainment.
  • The day can be split evenly between 3 hours Investigating Film...
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Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Unit 3 Media Audience Teacher SOL »

Barry Rainsford | Thursday May 21, 2015

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE

Lesson 1: Introducing Key Ideas

Slides 1-13

Objectives:

  • Knowledge : To develop ideas about audience as part of the Core Framework
  • Learning : To build ideas of how to consider the impact of media on audience
  • Understanding : To develop understanding by analysis of examples

Starter/Loop Activity (5 minutes)

Slide 2 Task 1A Pupils asked to consider the question from the Lesson Resource: Cover of GQ magazine March 2018: what kind of media product is this? How do we know?

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Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Unit 3 Media Audience Workbook Student »

Barry Rainsford | Thursday May 21, 2015

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE

Lesson 1

Introducing Key Ideas

Media audience is identified by your examination board as a significant part of the Media Framework. Learning about and understanding audience will enable you to apply the media framework in a much more sophisticated way. It enables you to create additional depth in your analysis of media products and the industry that creates them as well as adding real focus to your own NEA portfolio.

Learning about and then understanding media audience...

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Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies NEA Unit 2 Workbook Student »

Barry Rainsford | Monday April 27, 2015

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE

Copyright © 2017 Edusites. All rights reserved. Permission granted to reproduce for educational use within the subscribing school only. Copying or lending of any part of this document in any form or by any means to external bodies and / or individuals is prohibited.

Unit 2: Eduqas NEA Tasks

This is the Workbook for use with Edusites Eduqas NEA Unit 2 GCSE Media Studies. All of the notes refer to the content of this unit of work. They are designed to create a useful set of...

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Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Production NEA Unit 2 SOL Teacher »

Barry Rainsford | Monday April 27, 2015

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE

Approaches to teaching the Eduqas (WJEC) Content

At GCSE, the requirement for the Eduqas NEA Assessment differentiates itself from the other boards. The requirement is for the research and construction of a media product based on student selection from a range of set briefs. It is set in June of the start of the course.

Like the Edusites Core Units and the Edusites Exam Board Specific Units this unit is based around the Media Framework, exploring student understanding and...

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Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Unit 2 Set Study Products »

Barry Rainsford | Monday April 20, 2015

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE

Guide Navigation

  • Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Unit 2 Core: Media Representation
  • Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Unit 2 Non-Examined Assessment (NEA)

Files you will need for the lessons

  • New Spec Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies: Unit 2: SSP Teacher SOL

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  • Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Unit 2 SSP Lesson 1
  • Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Unit 2 SSP Lesson 2
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Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Unit 2 Core: Media Representation »

Barry Rainsford | Monday April 20, 2015

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  • Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Unit 2 Set Study Products
  • Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Unit 2 Non-Examined Assessment (NEA)

Files you will need for the lessons

  • Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Unit 2 Media Representation Teacher SOL

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  • AQA Core Unit 2 Media Representation Introduction
  • AQA Core Unit 2 Media Representation Introduction Lesson 1
  • AQA...
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Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Unit 1 Non-Examined Assessment (NEA) »

Barry Rainsford | Monday April 20, 2015

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  • Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Unit 1 Core: Media Language
  • Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Unit 1 Set Study Products

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  • New Spec Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Production NEA Unit 1 SOL Teacher

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  • Eduqas (WJEC) Unit 1 of 6 Production NEA Lesson 1
  • Eduqas (WJEC) Unit 1 of 6 Production NEA Lesson 2
  • Eduqas (WJEC) Unit...
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Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Unit 1 Set Study Products »

Barry Rainsford | Monday April 20, 2015

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE

Guide Navigation

  • Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Unit 1 Core: Media Language
  • Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Unit 1 Non-Examined Assessment (NEA)

Files you will need for the lessons

  • New Spec Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies: Unit 1: SSP SOL Teacher

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  • Eduqas (WJEC) Unit 1 of 6 Set Study Products Lesson 1
  • Eduqas (WJEC) Unit 1 of 6 Set Study Products Lesson 2
  • Eduqas...
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Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Unit 1 Core: Media Language »

Barry Rainsford | Monday April 20, 2015

Categories: GCSE, Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE

Guide Navigation

  • Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Unit 1 Set Study Products
  • Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies Unit 1 Non-Examined Assessment (NEA)

Files you will need for the lessons

  • New Spec Eduqas (WJEC) GCSE Media Studies: Unit 1: Media Language SOL Teacher

These slides are accessible to view with a live wifi connection using Safari, Firefox or Internet Explorer

  • Eduqas (WJEC) Core Unit 1 Media language Introduction
  • Eduqas (WJEC) Core Unit 1 Media Language Lesson 1
  • ...
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