Media Studies aims to develop the following skills which are directly transferable to other subject areas.
Communication – through group work, presentations, pitching their ideas and class discussions students develop their social and collaborative skills.
Research – through online and printed resources, students broaden their independent learning skills.
Analytical – by studying current media texts and evaluating their own work, students develop their diagnostic skills.
Practical – using a variety of technology, all students demonstrate their knowledge of media theories through the production of media texts.