WJEC GCSE Media Studies Study and Revision Guide by Christine Bell


WJEC GCSE Media Studies Study and Revision Guide by Christine Bell

Written by experienced senior examiner and teacher Christine Bell and endorsed by WJEC this full-colour guide offers students invaluable study support and coursework and revision guidance. Study features include: // Comprehensive coverage of the media studies framework - text, organizations and audience; // Topic areas supported with up-to-date examples, visual material, relevant vocabulary and classroom activities. // Key media terms clearly defined throughout and in a glossary; // Key people and ideas in Media Studies are highlighted; // Quickfire questions check students' understanding as they progress; // Classroom activities to help reinforce key points of learning; // Structure for teachers delivering the course. Coursework and revision support include: // Ideas for approaching the textual investigations across a range of media platforms; // Step-by-step guidance for completing the Unit 2 investigating and production element of the course; // Exam advice and technique information to help students thoroughly prepare for their Unit 1 exam; // Exam tips throughout to help students improve their exam technique.


'An excellent revision and study guide, which both teachers and students will find really useful. It covers all the key areas of GCSE Media Studies - Texts, Audiences and Organisations, as well as providing really helpful advice on controlled assessment. A wide range of topics is covered, with well-chosen and engaging examples. The book is packed with ideas for teaching and learning activities and is very accessible.'

About the Author

Christine Bell is a Principal Examiner for a major awarding body and has extensive examining experience. Currently Curriculum Leader for Media Studies at Heaton Manor School, Newcastle, Christine has taught Media Studies at GCSE and A Level for over 25 years. An experienced author, including the successful WJEC AS and A2 Media Studies Study & Revision Guides, Christine also delivers training and INSET to teachers across the country.

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152 pages


Christine Bell
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Publication date

8th May 2014



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