MED1

NCEA L1 Media Studies

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs C. Ieremia

This is a general course for students interested in film production, film study and analysis of the media. It focuses on different forms of the media and how they continue to shape our ideas about ourselves, our identities and our relationships. The course will encourage students to develop the College values of pride, involvement, respect and responsibility.



Course Overview

Term 1
A.S. 91040 v3 Social Studies 1.2 - Conduct a social inquiry
Internal 4 credits
Due W10

Term 2
A.S. 90974 v4 Health 1.5 - Demonstrate understanding of strategies for promoting positive sexuality
Internal 4 credits
Due W7

Term 3
A.S. 91249 v3 Media Studies 2.2 - Demonstrate understanding of narrative in media texts
Internal 4 credits W4
A.S. 91039 v3 Social Studies 1.1 - Describe how cultures change
External 4 credits
Due W10

Term 4
A.S. 91041 v3 Social Studies 1.3 - Describe consequences of cultural change(s)
External 4 credits
Due W4

Career Pathways

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90974 v4
NZQA Info
Health 1.5 - Demonstrate understanding of strategies for promoting positive sexuality
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91039 v3
NZQA Info
Social Studies 1.1 - Describe how cultures change
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91040 v3
NZQA Info
Social Studies 1.2 - Conduct a social inquiry
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91041 v3
NZQA Info
Social Studies 1.3 - Describe consequences of cultural change(s)
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91249 v3
NZQA Info
Media Studies 2.2 - Demonstrate understanding of narrative in media texts
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 20
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 20
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0