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9-1 GCSE Media Studies Key Concepts lesson 1: the Media Triangle

9-1 GCSE Media Studies Key Concepts lesson 1: the Media Triangle

This lesson is part of a complete suite of resources for the Eduqas specification, but can easily be adapted to fit other exam boards (OCR, AQA, WJEC, Edexcel). Lesson 1 examines the media triangle and the inter-relationship between media texts, the institutions that produce them and the audience(s) that receive them. SET TEXTS REFERRED TO THIS LESSON: Pokemon Go The seven-week SoW this lesson is part of introduces learners to the theoretical framework and all the key concepts identified in the Eduqas specification. These are to be applied to the set texts that are expected to be covered as part of the reformed 9-1 GCSE in Media Studies. 987media resources are clear, consistent and scaffolded to give learners the best opportunity to achieve highly in their GCSE Media Studies course.

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9-1 GCSE Media Studies Key Concepts lesson 5: Media Language

9-1 GCSE Media Studies Key Concepts lesson 5: Media Language

This lesson is part of a complete suite of resources for the Eduqas specification, but can easily be adapted to fit other exam boards (OCR, AQA, WJEC, Edexcel). Lesson 5 involves developing understanding of what media language is and gets students to analyse the media language in film posters and magazines. Includes information on magazine conventions. SET TEXTS REFERRED TO THIS LESSON: Pride, GQ, Pokemon Go, Taylor Swift The seven-week SoW this lesson is part of introduces learners to the theoretical framework and all the key concepts identified in the Eduqas specification. These are to be applied to the set texts that are expected to be covered as part of the reformed 9-1 GCSE in Media Studies. 987media resources are clear, consistent and scaffolded to give learners the best opportunity to achieve highly in their GCSE Media Studies course.

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9-1 GCSE Media Studies Key Concepts lesson 6: Media Language 2

9-1 GCSE Media Studies Key Concepts lesson 6: Media Language 2

This lesson is part of a complete suite of resources for the Eduqas specification, but can easily be adapted to fit other exam boards (OCR, AQA, WJEC, Edexcel). Lesson 6 develops student understanding of mediation and involves an extended writing task on the media language present on newspaper front pages. Includes information on newspaper conventions. SET TEXTS REFERRED TO THIS LESSON: The Sun The seven-week SoW this lesson is part of introduces learners to the theoretical framework and all the key concepts identified in the Eduqas specification. These are to be applied to the set texts that are expected to be covered as part of the reformed 9-1 GCSE in Media Studies. 987media resources are clear, consistent and scaffolded to give learners the best opportunity to achieve highly in their GCSE Media Studies course.

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9-1 GCSE Media Studies Key Concepts lesson 2: Active and Passive Audiences

9-1 GCSE Media Studies Key Concepts lesson 2: Active and Passive Audiences

This lesson is part of a complete suite of resources for the Eduqas specification, but can easily be adapted to fit other exam boards (OCR, AQA, WJEC, Edexcel). Lesson 2 develops understanding of mass and niche audiences, and the debate around the concept of passive vs. active audiences. SET TEXTS REFERRED TO THIS LESSON: The Guardian, The Sun, Taylor Swift, James Bond The seven-week SoW this lesson is part of introduces learners to the theoretical framework and all the key concepts identified in the Eduqas specification. These are to be applied to the set texts that are expected to be covered as part of the reformed 9-1 GCSE in Media Studies. 987media resources are clear, consistent and scaffolded to give learners the best opportunity to achieve highly in their GCSE Media Studies course.

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9-1 GCSE Media Studies Key Concepts lesson 7: Representation and Stereotypes

9-1 GCSE Media Studies Key Concepts lesson 7: Representation and Stereotypes

This lesson is part of a complete suite of resources for the Eduqas specification, but can easily be adapted to fit other exam boards (OCR, AQA, WJEC, Edexcel). Lesson 7 explores the concept of representation and stereotyping in both print and moving image texts. Includes an exam-style question relating to the representations of age and gender in 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt' which is then peer-assessed. SET TEXTS REFERRED TO THIS LESSON: Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt The seven-week SoW this lesson is part of introduces learners to the theoretical framework and all the key concepts identified in the Eduqas specification. These are to be applied to the set texts that are expected to be covered as part of the reformed 9-1 GCSE in Media Studies. 987media resources are clear, consistent and scaffolded to give learners the best opportunity to achieve highly in their GCSE Media Studies course.

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9-1 GCSE Media Studies Key Concepts lesson 3: Audience Theories

9-1 GCSE Media Studies Key Concepts lesson 3: Audience Theories

This lesson is part of a complete suite of resources for the Eduqas specification, but can easily be adapted to fit other exam boards (OCR, AQA, WJEC, Edexcel). Lesson 3 explores the application of Reception Theory and Uses and Gratifications Theory. SET TEXTS REFERRED TO THIS LESSON: GQ, Pride. The seven-week SoW this lesson is part of introduces learners to the theoretical framework and all the key concepts identified in the Eduqas specification. These are to be applied to the set texts that are expected to be covered as part of the reformed 9-1 GCSE in Media Studies. 987media resources are clear, consistent and scaffolded to give learners the best opportunity to achieve highly in their GCSE Media Studies course.

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9-1 GCSE Media Studies Key Concepts lesson 4: Genre and Conventions

9-1 GCSE Media Studies Key Concepts lesson 4: Genre and Conventions

This lesson is part of a complete suite of resources for the Eduqas specification, but can easily be adapted to fit other exam boards (OCR, AQA, WJEC, Edexcel). Lesson 4 is an introduction to genre (including sub-genres, hybrid genres, the concept of repetition and variation etc.) and identifying conventions in film genres and film posters. SET TEXTS REFERRED TO THIS LESSON: The Sun, The Guardian. The seven-week SoW this lesson is part of introduces learners to the theoretical framework and all the key concepts identified in the Eduqas specification. These are to be applied to the set texts that are expected to be covered as part of the reformed 9-1 GCSE in Media Studies. 987media resources are clear, consistent and scaffolded to give learners the best opportunity to achieve highly in their GCSE Media Studies course.

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9-1 GCSE Media Studies Key Concepts lesson 8: Representation, Counter-Stereotypes and Feminism

9-1 GCSE Media Studies Key Concepts lesson 8: Representation, Counter-Stereotypes and Feminism

This lesson is part of a complete suite of resources for the Eduqas specification, but can easily be adapted to fit other exam boards (OCR, AQA, WJEC, Edexcel). Lesson 8 examines counter-stereotypes and goes on to develop student understanding of feminism and feminist theories. This includes tasks based around feminist readings of media products and the juxtapositions between femininity and masculinity. SET TEXTS REFERRED TO THIS LESSON: Spectre, the Man with the Golden Gun, This Girl Can. The seven-week SoW this lesson is part of introduces learners to the theoretical framework and all the key concepts identified in the Eduqas specification. These are to be applied to the set texts that are expected to be covered as part of the reformed 9-1 GCSE in Media Studies. 987media resources are clear, consistent and scaffolded to give learners the best opportunity to achieve highly in their GCSE Media Studies course.

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