MED1 - Media Studies

Entry Requirements:
45% in Year 10 English
Level:
NCEA 1
Type:
Optional
Duration:
Full Year
Invitation Only:
No
Assessment:
Achievement Standard
Credits:
up to 23
Endorsement:
Yes
Leads To:
English General (NCEA 2)
Notes:
Level 1 Media Studies may not be selected in combination with Level 1 English.

Media Studies challenges and empowers students to analyse and interpret media content and to become more informed and think critically about the media and its role in everyday life.

Available Standards:

Some or all of the following will be offered
Title Description Level Credits Assessment U.E. Reading U.E. Writing
90852 Explain significant connection(s) across texts, using supporting evidence 1 4 Internal No No
90989 Demonstrate understanding of how individuals interact with the media 1 3 Internal No No
90990 Demonstrate understanding of selected elements of media text(s) 1 3 Internal No No
90992 Demonstrate understanding of characteristics of a media genre 1 4 External No No
90993 Produce a design and plan for a media product using a specified range of conventions 1 3 Internal No No
90994 Complete a media product from a design and plan using a specified range of conventions 1 6 Internal No No

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