Media Studies

Why should I study Media Studies?

Media Studies is about developing media literacy and production skills. Students analyse issues in the media and create media products using a range of software. You will examine how the media influences the way people think and act about issues, people and culture.

Media is central to shaping the way we think, act and communicate.

Where does Media Studies lead?

Further study:

  • University Bachelor Degrees (eg Media Arts/Studies, Arts, Creative Arts, Journalism)

This subject will prepare you for work in communication and media, eg social media, journalism, film, advertising and gaming.

What work will I do in Media Studies?

You will learn to look at media (in all its forms) with a critical eye – by creating videos, banners, articles, social media posts etc, and investigating and analysing media.

Student work from 2019

What do other students think about Media Studies?

Information to come.

Where can I find more information about Media Studies?

For more detail about content and assessment, view the course information:

Who teaches Media Studies?

Alex Brindal

Jess Mosca