A Level Media Studies 2020-21

Component 1 Section A

Specification

Print & Audiovisual Adverts // Tide, Kiss of the Vampire, WaterAid

Newspapers // Daily Mirror

Newspapers // The Times

Music Video // Beyonce – Formation

Music Video // Vance Joy – Riptide

Component 1 Section B

Film Marketing // Black Panther

Film Marketing // I, Daniel Blake

Video Games // Assassin’s Creed III: Liberation

Radio // Late Night Woman’s Hour

Component 2

TV // The Returned

Component 3 – NEA

NEA Deep Dive

Additional

Representation Theories

AS Media Studies 2020-21

Specification

Component 1 Section A

Print/Audiovisual Adverts // Tide, Kiss of the Vampire, WaterAid

Newspapers // Daily Mirror

Music Video // Beyonce – Formation

Component 1 Section B

Film Marketing // Black Panther

Video Games // Assassin’s Creed III: Liberation

Radio // Late Night Woman’s Hour

Component 2

Component 3 – NEA

Additional

Introduction to Y12 Bridging Task

Old Resources

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Information for School UCAS Reference

Y13 Media – Legacy Resource Booklet
Film Studies SoW
Y12 Media SoW 2017-18
Y13 Media SoW
EDUQAS A2 Film Studies
EDUQAS AS Film Studies

Y9 Media
Y9 Media – Magazines (Representation)
Y9 Media – Magazines & Newspapers Worksheet
Y9 Media – Mini-Comprehension Test – Action Genre
Y9 Media – Action Genre Presentation Scaffold
Y9 Media – Example Answer – Devil Wears Prada Textual Analysis
Y9 Media – Example Answer – Denotations and Connotations of a Magazine Cover
Y9 Media – Example Answer – Magazine Cover Analysis

Y10 Media (Old WJEC Spec)
Y10 Media – Example Answers – DVD Cover Examples

Y11 Media (Old WJEC Spec)
Y11 Media – Coursework Example Answer
Y11 Media – TV News
Y11 Media – News Websites
Y11 Media – News Values
Y11 Media – Magazine Production Document template
Y11 Media – Magazine Planning Document template
Y11 Media – Sinister 2 Poster Assessment template
Y11 Media – Photoshop Magazine Skills
Y11 Media – TV News Knowledge organiser
Y11 Media – TV News & News-Websites Revision Booklet

Y13 Media (Old WJEC Spec)
Y13 Media – Exam Revision Pack
Y13 Media Walking Talking Mock

Works in Progress
The Star Copy Style
Y12 English Revision Resource Pack
Additional SoWs
EDUQAS A Level Film Studies – Vertigo
Bertolt Brecht
The History of Animation
Performance Analysis
Constantin Stanislavski
STORY by Robert McKee
Ideology Spectrum
Great Expectations SoW
Great Expectations Essay Examples
Great Expectations Continued
Y7-10 English Exam Publishing
Y11 English Sunday Morning In London Example Answer
Y11 English Marking reflections
The Best of Bukowski
Literary Word Wall
Y12 English A Streetcar Named Desire Resource Pack
Y12 English
KS3 ENGLISH – Empathy – Observed Lesson
Wadjda Booklet
The Sweeney analysis
Representation in crime drama
Luther and The Sweeney contexts
Introduction to British Cinema
Film Studies SoW

Old English Resources

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GCSE English – Macbeth
Key Terms Glossary
Assessment
Shakespeare and Macbeth Comprehension DEVELOPING

Shakespeare and Macbeth Comprehension INTERMEDIATE
Shakespeare and Macbeth Comprehension TOP SET VERSION
Lesson 1 – Introduction to Shakespeare and Macbeth
Lesson 2 – Characterisation and Foreshadowing
Lesson 3 – Scheming and Plotting
Lesson 4 – Ambition and Regicide
Lesson 5 – Appearances vs Reality
Lesson 6 – Paranoia
Lesson 7 – Guilt and Psychology of the Soul
Lesson 8 – Hubris and Fate
Lesson 9 – Tragic Character Arcs
Lesson 10 – Downfall and Restored Order
Lesson 11 and 12 – ASSESSMENT PREP
Macbeth – Character Descriptions
Macbeth – Entire Play
Macbeth – Example PEEL response
Macbeth – Key Symbols and Quotations
Macbeth SoW – Lesson Plans
Sample Assessment Question
Y11 English Macbeth Resource Pack

AQA GCSE English Poetry
Power and Conflict Poetry Resource Pack
Power and Conflict Poetry – Annotations and Comprehension Questions

English Resource Packs
An Inspector Calls Resource Pack
Catcher In The Rye Resource Pack
Curious Incident Resource Pack
Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde Resource Pack
KS3-5 Resource – The American Dream
Macbeth Resource Pack
Of Mice and Men Resource Pack
Romeo & Juliet Resource Pack
Ruby in the Smoke Resource Pack

Y7-10: English Exam Publishing
KS3 English Observed Lesson: Homelessness and Empathy (Creative Writing)
Dickens – A Christmas Carol

AS Level Creative Writing
AS Level Creative Writing Resource Pack

Old A Level Media Resources

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FILLING IN THE MISSING GAPS LAST-MINUTE RESOURCES
(created by other Media Practitioners)

A Level Media Exam Format
HUMANS & THE RETURNED LAST MINUTE RECAP
A Level Media Component 2 Texts

Y12/13 Media


Original resources

Y13 Media Revision Booklet Edit Version
NEW! – Y13 Media Booklet


Created by other practitioners

NEW! – Big Issue Booklet
NEW! – Vogue Booklet
NEW! – Humans Booklet
NEW! – The Returned Booklet
Zoella revision booklet new
Attitude website
I, Daniel Blake – Booklet 2018
A2 Media Riptide revison booklet 2018-19
AS Media Straight Outta Compton NEW revison booklet 2018-19
A Level Media Assassin’s Creed revison booklet 18-19
NEW! – Component 2 Section C – Online Media – Zoella & Attitude (2nd draft)
NEW! – The Times and Daily Mirror
NEW! – Theory Application

NEW! – TV Textual Analysis (Humans & The Returned) – additional scaffold
NEW! – Component 1 Section B – I, Daniel Blake (first draft)
NEW! – Component 1 Section B – Straight Outta Compton

IMPORTANT – Coursework Cover Sheet and Statement of Aims 

Key Revision Resource
Core Unit Info
Exam Example Answer
Theorists Chart
Media Terms Glossary
A LEVEL TERMINOLOGY GUIDE
THEORIES BOOKLET
SAMs
Language Representation Industry Audience
Y12 Media – Eduqas AS Level Media Spec

Component 1

Component 1 Section A – Beyonce Factsheet and Mind-map Exam Response
Component 1 Section A – Beyonc√© ‘Formation’ Music Video
Component 1 Section A – Beyonce ‘Formation’ – EXAMPLE ANSWER (DCE Chart)
Component 1 Section A – Vance Joy ‘Riptide’ EXAMPLE ANSWER (DCE Chart)
Component 1 Section A – Vance Joy ‘Riptide’ PPT
Component 1 Section A – Vance Joy ‘Riptide’ – Textual Analysis (blank)
Component 1 Section A – Daily Mirror and The Sun Annotations
Component 1 Section A – Tide
Component 1 Section A – Water Aid
Component 1 Section A – Kiss of the Vampire

Component 1 Section B – Straight Outta Compton
Component 1 Section B – Straight Outta Compton Workbook
Component 1 Section B – I, Daniel Blake
Component 1 Section B – Late Night Woman’s Hour
Component 1 Section B – Late Night Woman’s Hour Workbook
Component 1 Section B – Assassin’s Creed III
Component 1 Section B – Assassins Creed III Workbook
Component 1 Section B – Newspaper Section B Workbook

Section A and B revision pack
A Level Music Video Exam Questions

Component 2

Component 2 Section A – The Returned & Humans
Component 2 Section B – Vogue & The Big Issue
Component 2 Section C – Zoella & Attitude

Component 3

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Cover Sheet Template
Cover Sheet Example Answer

Klaudia Checklist
Fabiana Checklist
Stefania Checklist
Sarah Checklist
Erin Checklist
Darion Checklist
Eleanor Checklist

DVD Cover Size Template
Theatrical Poster Template
STAGES OF PRODUCTION Sheet
SHOT TYPES Sheet
Example Music Video Analysis
Initial Idea Template Sheet
Mood Board Template
Storyboard Template Sheet
Shot List Template
Risk Assessment Form
Questionnaire Template

Magazine Front Cover Size Template
Magazine Spread Size Template
Guide to Representation in Magazines (Representation)
Magazines & Newspapers Terminology
Denotations and Connotations of a Magazine Cover Example Answer
Magazine Cover Analysis Example Answer

Y13 Media – Component 3 NEA – Film Marketing – DVD Covers – EXAMPLE ANSWERS
Y13 Media – Component 3 NEA – Magazines
Y13 Media – Component 3 NEA – Music Videos – Pre-production doc – EXAMPLE ANSWER
Y13 Media – Component 3 NEA – Ariana Grande Textual Analysis Template Sheet
Y13 Media – Component 3 NEA – Jhene Aiko Textual Analysis Template Sheet
Y13 Media – Component 3 NEA – Indie Film Posters
Y13 Media – Component 3 NEA – Horror Film Marketing
Y13 Media – Component 3 NEA – Media Coursework Booklet SBR

Factsheets

Y12 Media – Assassins Creed Liberation Fact Sheet
Y12 Media – Beyonce Formation Music Video Fact Sheet
Y12 Media – Kiss of the Vampire Film Poster Fact Sheet
Y12 Media – Late Night Woman’s Hour Fact Sheet
Y12 Media – Straight Outta Compton Fact Sheet
Y12 Media – The Daily Mirror Fact Sheet

Y12 Media – Water Aid audio-visual advert Fact Sheet
Y12 Media – Dizzee Rascal Dream Music Video Fact Sheet
Y12 Media – The Times American Election Fact Sheet
Y12 Media – Riptide Vance Joy Music Video
Y12 Media – I, Daniel Blake Trailer Fact Sheet
Y12 Media – (Vance Joy Writing analysis)

 

Old A Level Film Resources

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NEW! Pulp Fiction Resource Pack
NEW! Inception Resource Pack Development
NEW! Stories We Tell Resource Pack Development
NEW! Short Films Resource Pack Development
NEW! Component 3 Exemplar Development
NEW! City of God Resource Pack Development
NEW! Practice Exam Scaffolds – Multiple Films
Scriptwriting

OTHER RESOURCES
Silent Cinema Booklet
Stories We Tell Booklet
Vertigo & One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest Booklet
History of Film Timeline Quizzes 1-10

EDUQAS RESOURCES – SCREENWRITING DEEP DIVE

1._Theme_Day_Welcome_PPT
2._Intro_to_Screenwriting
3._Screen_Writing_Vs_Prose
4._Sight_and_Sound_Synopses
5._The_Matrix_Trinity_Escapes
6._Saving_Private_Ryan_Omaha_Beach_Scene_1
7._The_Deep_End
8._Film_Production_for_Mobile_Phones
9._Component_3_Tips
10._Mobile_Phone_Shooting_Task_Sheets

DCE CHARTS
Film Studies DCE Charts
Vertigo DCE Chart
One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest DCE Chart
Frances Ha DCE Chart
Inception DCE Chart
Trainspotting DCE Chart
This is England DCE Chart
Pan’s Labyrinth DCE Chart
City of God DCE Chart
Shaun of the Dead DCE Chart
Pulp Fiction DCE Chart
Film Studies DCE Charts

FIRST DRAFT RESOURCES
Component 1 Section A – Hollywood 1930-1990 –  Vertigo & One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest Comprehension
Component 1 Section A – Hollywood 1930-1990 – Vertigo comprehension
Component 1 Section A – Hollywood 1930-1990 – Auteur Features Task
Component 1 Section C – British Film After 1995 – This is England DCE Chart
Component 1 Section C – British Film After 1995 – Trainspotting DCE Chart
Component 2 Section A – World Cinema City of God DCE Chart
Component 2 Section C – Silent Cinema – Buster Keaton Films
Component 2 Section B – Documentaries – Stories We Tell
A Level Film Knowledge Organiser
Guillermo Del Toro
British Film – Narrative, Ideology, Postmodernism – Trainspotting & This is England
Film Studies Autumn 2 Pack

Specifications
Y12 Film – EDUQAS AS Film Studies Specification
Y13 Film – EDUQAS A-Level Film Studies Specification

Y12 Film Fact Sheets (updated)
Component 1 Section A – Hollywood 1930-1990 – Vertigo
Component 1 Section A – Hollywood 1930-1990 – One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest
Component 1 Section B – American Films Since 2005 – Frances Ha!
Component 1 Section B – American Films Since 2005 – Inception
Component 1 Section C – British Films Since 2005 – This is England
Component 1 Section C – British Films Since 2005 – Trainspotting
Component 1 Section C – British Films Since 2005 – Shaun of the Dead
Component 2 Section A – Global Film – City of God
Component 2 Section A – Global Film – Pan’s Labyrinth
Component 2 Section B – Documentary Film – Stories We Tell
Component 2 Section C – Film Movements: Silent Cinema – Buster Keaton compilation
Component 2 Section D – Experimental Film – Pulp Fiction

Component 3 NEA Resources

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–> Stage 1: Generating Ideas Scaffolds
Mood Board – Five Ws – Developing ideas for characters – Find ideas from around you – Creative Box – Adjectives for character development – Dice Selection Elements – Activity 3 Add mise-en-scene and setting to genres – Activity 2 Add example films to the genres – Activity 1 Answers Add the genre – Activity 1 Add the genre

–> Stage 2: Generating Ideas Scaffolds
Creating a scene for your own character – Developing a characters through actions – Improving descriptions of character actions – Developing characters through actions – Creating own script DKT Don’t Knock Twice – Add shots and transitions to Juno scripts – Label the script elements in Juno – ATTACK-THE-BLOCK

–> Stage 3: Writing Openings
Writing the opening to a horror film – Creating Openings for films in specific genres – Writing own examples of narrative techniques – Narrative techniques – Effective opening techniques

–> Stage 4: Developing Characters
Evaluating the use of dialogue – Developing your characters through dialogue – Identify the techniques of dialogue – Developing dialogue to react to a situation or event – 1 B Develop dialogue to show emotion and guess it

–> Stage 5: The Short Film Script
Resource 2 Writing a very short script – Resource 1A Character inference from images – Resource 1B Writing economical action for characters

Other Factsheets
Component 1 Section A – Hollywood 1930-1990 – Some Like It Hot
Component 1 Section A – Hollywood 1930-1990 – Apocalypse Now
Component 1 Section B – American Films Since 2005 – La La Land
Component 1 Section B – American Films Since 2005 – Beasts of the Southern Wild
Component 2 Section B – Documentary – The Arbor
Component 2 Section D – Experimental Film – Timecode

Other resources
Fight Club Booklet
Carol Booklet
Captain Fantastic Booklet
Beyond Mulvey
Sample Shooting Script
Screenwriting
Example Answer – They Live
The Story of Film documentary annotations
Component 1 Section A – Hollywood 1930-1990 – Some Like It Hot and Apocalypse Now
Component 1 Section B – American Film since 2005 – Beasts of the Southern Wild and La La Land
Practice Exam Answer – Some Like It Hot, Apocalypse Now, Beasts of the Southern Wild

Old GCSE Media Resources

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GCSE Media Booklet Final
KNOWLEDGE ORGANISER COMPREHENSION QUESTIONS
COMPONENT 1 ANSWERS
COMPONENT 2
5 Key Facts Chart

Knowledge Organisers

Quality Street
This Girl Can
The Man With The Golden Gun
Spectre
GQ
Pride
The Guardian
The Sun
The Sun 2021 Version

Bond (industry/audience)
MUSIC (online media)
The Sun (industry/audience) 2021 Version
The Archers
Pokemon GO
Pokemon GO Part 2
Fortnite for 2021

SITCOMs

Y10/11 Media – Taylor Swift ‘Bad Blood’ – EXAMPLE ANSWER (DCE Chart)
Y10/11 Media – Duran Duran ‘Rio’ – EXAMPLE ANSWER (DCE Chart)

All-in-one practice test GCSE Mediax
Friends and IT SoW Pack

Eduqas GCSE Media Specification
Eduqas GCSE Media Studies Glossary

Component 1

Component 1 Section A – Quality Street & This Girl Can
Component 1 Section A – The Man With The Golden Gun & Spectre
Component 1 Section A – GQ & Pride
Component 1 Section A – The Guardian & The Sun
Component 1 Section B – The Archers Resource Pack
Component 1 Section B – Bond Industry Booklet
Component 1 Section B –  Pokemon GO Booklet

Component 1 Section A – Example Answer – Autumn 1 Exam
Practice Assessment Sentence Starters
5 Key Facts
Component 1 Research Slides

Component 2

Component 1 Practice Paper
Friends Comprehension Task
Friends Character Analysis – Rachel
Component 2 – Sitcoms – Friends & IT Crowd SoW

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Sitcom assessment

Y10 Media Stills
Y10/11 Media – Duran Duran Textual Analysis
Y10/11 Media – Pharrell Williams Textual Analysis
Y10/11 Media – Taylor Swift Textual Analysis
Y10/11 Media – Michael Jackson Textual Analysis
Y10/11 Media – Bruno Mars Textual Analysis
Y10/11 Media – Katy Perry Textual Analysis

 

Practice Exam

Component 3 NEA

GCSE Component 3 Overview
Y10 Media – NEA Brief 4 – Music Video Production Task
DVD Cover Denotations
DVD Cover Example Annotations
Initial Idea Template Sheet
Mood Board Template
Questionnaire Template
DVD Cover Size Template
Theatrical Poster Template
Cover Sheet Template
Cover Sheet Example Answer
Magazine Website Denotation Template

Eduqas Factsheets

Quality Street 1956 Print Advert
This Girl Can 2016 Advert
The Man With The Golden Gun Film Poster
Spectre Film Poster
GQ Magazine July 2016 Front Cover
Pride Magazine November 2015 Front Cover
The Sun 18 December 2013 Front Page
The Guardian Newspaper
Pokemon GO App
The Archers Radio Show

Introduction

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To whom it may concern,

Feel free to access resources and revision packs to consolidate your learning throughout the year that will aid your exam preparation.

Many thanks,
Mr Cole-Savidge

2018-2019
ICEBREAKER
Year Plan

2019-2020
GCSE Media Studies – Curriculum Map
Y12-13 Film Studies – Curriculum Map
Y12-13 Media Studies – Curriculum Map

A Day in the Life of an A Level Film Studies Student
Introduction to Media Studies
Introduction to Film Studies