AS Media Studies : The Essential Introduction for WJEC Paperback
by Antony Bateman, Sarah (Colchester Sixth Form College, UK) Casey Benyahia, Claire (Colchester Sixth Form College, UK) Mortimer, Peter (Chair of Examiners for GCE Media Studies & Communication Studies) Wall
Part of the Essentials series
This full colour, highly illustrated textbook is designed to support students through their WJEC AS in Media Studies.
Individual chapters cover the following key areas: * Textual Analysis: Visual, Technical and Audio codes * Textual Analysis: Narrative and Genre Codes * Approaches to Representation * Approaches to Audience Response * Case Studies on Representation and Audience: Gender, Age, Ethnicity, Identity, Events and Issues * Passing MS1: Media Representations and Receptions * Production Work, Evaluation and report Specially designed to be user-friendly, AS Media Studies: The Essential Introduction for WJEC includes activities, key terms, case studies and sample exam questions.
It introduces the course, tackles useful approaches to study, key content covered in the specification, and guides the student in approaching and planning the exam and production work through analysis, prompts and activities.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 320 pages, 100 colour illustrations
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 17/06/2011
- Category: Media studies
- ISBN: 9780415613347