Whangaparaoa College Whangaparaoa College

Level 1 Media Studies Half Course

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: 27960482

Recommended Prior Learning

Year 10 English

Throughout this course, you will embark on a thrilling journey of discovery as you learn about the principles, techniques, and ethics of investigative journalism. You will delve into real-world cases, study groundbreaking investigations, and engage in hands-on activities that will sharpen your research, interviewing, and storytelling abilities.

Learning Areas:

English, Half Courses

Assessment Information

Unit Standard 27615
Please note that the standard credit totals displayed below as well as the standard descriptions are subject to change before the start of 2024 due to the upcoming NCEA Level 1 changes.


Level 2 English Communication, Level 2 Media Studies

Course Costs and Equipment

$20 for Grammarly and Education Perfect


Although we aim to enable every learner to have the course that they prefer,  limited places or learning requirements may restrict learners' choices.