week 1 3 - 7 june
Revision: Big Issue
Write down 5-10 words describing the Big Issue's brand values.
Go to the Big Issue website - 'Shop' and find a cover. Discuss how it discusses representations of any three of the following:
Homework for Wednesday 12th June
Use the 'soldier' cover on the right and answer the following:
How does this Big Issue cover construct representations to convey a message, issue or mood?
You shouldn't need these, but here are some questions to help you, if you are struggling
VIDEO GAMES (MINECRAFT CASE STUDY) REVISION
week 3 17 - 21 june
week 4 24 - 28 june
WEEK 5 1 - 5 JULY
Start Stranger Things (Long Form TV drama)
week 6 8 - 12 july
HOLIDAY WORK FOR WEDNESDAY 4TH SEPTEMBER
1) UCAS EVIDENCE ASSIGNMENT
Choose an area of the Media course you are particularly interested in (e.g. music video, (fake) news, gaming, magazine analysis, Netflix series, adverts).
a visually attractive presentation - at least 8 slides
an essay of at least 350 words
Your work must show flair, engagement and evidence of wider reading & reflection beyond mere facts & description
2) WATCH STRANGER THINGS
3) Read Stranger Things Booklet pages 8-10 and do the activities C-F
Media news - write about one piece of media news and discuss its significance - MINIMUM 120 WORDS
Optional but desirable if you want to go on to some aspect of TV/Film production: produce one of the following:
a short music video
a promo video for a product (max 2 mins)
a video on the theme of either 'identity' OR 'light'