11 Media Studies 1

11MD1
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: 2556215

Prerequisites

Students who wish to take the course in Year 11 should have achieved at least 65 Academic Graduation Points taken from the Year 10 English course,
including at least an ‘Achieved’ grade or higher in the end of year English Exam

OR HoD approval

Prerequisites have been reviewed in light of the Lockdown period. 



Students will:

•Examine how the media represents different groups of people
•Study a specific film genre
•Learn the skills of close reading of media texts so they can respond to the products of others as well as their own
•Apply the knowledge they have gained about media conventions and technology and plan and create their own media production



Faculties:

Media Studies



Pathway

12 Media Studies 1

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

11MD1 - Supplementary costs: Approx $5
A suitable laptop for editing video is recommended but no compulsory