Level 3 Media Studies

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: R. Birch

Entry Guidelines

12 credits at Level 2 Media Studies or in consultation with Mr 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.


Social Science

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Prices may be subject to change

Pathway Tags

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.