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The Resource WJEC GCSE media studies, Study and revision guide, Christine Bell

WJEC GCSE media studies, Study and revision guide, Christine Bell

Label
WJEC GCSE media studies, Study and revision guide
Title
WJEC GCSE media studies
Title part
Study and revision guide
Statement of responsibility
Christine Bell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Endorsed by WJEC and written by experienced senior examiner and teacher Christine Bell, this engaging, up-to-date course book and revision guide precisely matches WJEC GCSE Media Studies and will support your students' throughout their studies and help prepare them for their final exam.
  • '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.' Reviewer
Biographical or historical data
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.
Cataloging source
UK-WkNB
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Bell, Christine
Dewey number
  • 302.23
  • 302.23
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Welsh Joint Education Committee
  • General Certificate of Secondary Education
  • Mass media
  • Educational: Social sciences
  • Educational: study & revision guides
  • 12+ years; Home / Early Learning; Ordinary Printed Book Format; Non-character; Non Tie-in
  • Teenage Non-Fiction
  • Society
  • Educational: Social sciences, social studies
  • Educational: study & revision guides
Summary expansion
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
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
WJEC GCSE media studies, Study and revision guide, Christine Bell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Paperback
Contents
Unit 1: Thinking about the Media: Investigating and Planning Section 1: What is the Media?-- Section 2 Introduction to the Media Studies framework-- Section 3 Analysis toolkit-- Section 4 - What is a Topic? Section 5 Television Crime Drama: Unit 1 case study-- Section 6 Advertising and Marketing-- Section 7 Lifestyle and Celebrity-- Section 8 The vampire/horror genre-- Section 9 Music-- Unit 2: Creating for the Media: Investigating and Producing-- Section 10: Approaching Production-- Section 11: Approaching Textual Investigations-- Endmatter: Quickfire answers, Glossary, Index
Control code
9781908682215
Dimensions
28x22 cm.
Extent
152 p.
Isbn
9781908682215
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
WJEC GCSE media studies, Study and revision guide, Christine Bell
Publication
Note
Paperback
Contents
Unit 1: Thinking about the Media: Investigating and Planning Section 1: What is the Media?-- Section 2 Introduction to the Media Studies framework-- Section 3 Analysis toolkit-- Section 4 - What is a Topic? Section 5 Television Crime Drama: Unit 1 case study-- Section 6 Advertising and Marketing-- Section 7 Lifestyle and Celebrity-- Section 8 The vampire/horror genre-- Section 9 Music-- Unit 2: Creating for the Media: Investigating and Producing-- Section 10: Approaching Production-- Section 11: Approaching Textual Investigations-- Endmatter: Quickfire answers, Glossary, Index
Control code
9781908682215
Dimensions
28x22 cm.
Extent
152 p.
Isbn
9781908682215
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Specific material designation
regular print

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