Level 3 Media Studies
Teacher in Charge: R. Birch
This course is suited to students with a genuine interest in media production and journalism. Students learn about media product creation and intention. Students analyse a range of media texts and develop tools to better navigate the world of media with understanding.
Journalism, film planning, filming, editing, production, set design, film analysis, broadcasting, acting and representation are themes identified within this course.
Students will also create a promotional video or short film in consultation with Mr Birch.
This is a university approved subject.
12 credits at Level 2 Media Studies or in consultation with Mr Birch.
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This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 17 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 17
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.
director, film critic, journalist, reporter, social development research, television presenter, lawyer, social work, human resource management, teaching, archaeologist, diplomat, economist, fashion designer, film director, interior designer, police detective, political researcher, environmental scientist, planner, travel consultant, ecologist,
An individual course will only run if sufficient students are accepted into the course.
All approvals for courses through this system are subject to satisfactory achievement in remaining internal standards and external examinations. Course Confirmation Day will run at the start of next year, where final approval for each course will be confirmed.