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Rooks Heath College

Rooks Heath College

Opportunity through Learning

Key Stage 3

YEAR 9 BRIDGING MEDIA STUDIES

At Key Stage 3 you can choose to study a Year 9 Bridging Media Studies course.

This is an exciting, practical subject where you will learn practical and technical skills to make your own media products such as film posters, TV programmes, magazines, newspapers and radio shows.  You will also learn about some of the ideas and issues surrounding Media Studies.  For example, you will learn about:  Media Language, Representation, Audience and Media Industry and through learning about these areas, you will consider if the media has an impact on the way that people think and behave.  

The types of media that you will learn about and create real media products for are:  Advertising and Marketing, Film, Magazines, Radio, Television, Newspapers and Online Media.

You will also develop your skills in researching, planning and team work.