This course requires 2 options.
13 Journalism (13JOU)
Teacher in Charge: Anna Taylor
This course is a combination of reading, writing and visual design. You will develop your understanding of print and broadcast media by learning how to identify bias and critically assessing representation in the media. You will also develop your writing skills by learning how to engage an audience using conventions of journalism and writing a media text (eg: a feature article). Digital technology like Photoshop and Indesign will be used to create your own media product.
- Examine representations in the media
- Write a feature article
- Plan and design a magazine spread
Recommended Prior Learning
Evidence of analysis and writing skills through achievement in Level 2 English
Assessment InformationPossible Credits
External - 4 credits (Media Studies)
Internal - 16 credits (Media Studies)