Level 3 Media Studies
Level Three Media Studies focuses on the further development of the understanding of the relationship between film and society. Much of the course involves immersion in New Zealand film and social issues. Learners analyse the relationship focusing on factors of influence and developments within society. Learners then create their own short film, applying skills learned during the year.
- Demonstrate understanding of the meaning of a media text through different meanings
- Demonstrate understanding of the media representation of an aspect of New Zealand culture or society
- Produce a media product to meet the requirements of a brief
- Demonstrate understanding of a relationship between a media Genre & Society
Recommended Prior Learning
Level 1 Literacy
Course Costs and Equipment
You will be assessed in this course through all or a selection of the standards listed below.
Total Credits Available: 16 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
This course offers the following optional standards, which will be agreed upon in consultation with your teacher.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 16
Applicants to New Zealand universities require 14 credits in three approved subjects. This course is an Approved Course for University Entrance
Although we aim to enable every learner to have the course that they prefer, limited places or learning requirements may restrict learners' choices.