AS & A2 Media Studies: The Essential Revision Guide for AQA is a comprehensively updated new edition offering advice and guidance to help students pass AS and A2 Media Studies.
Written by a team of experienced teachers and examiners, the book offers clear and engaging pathways through all the areas covered in the Media Studies curriculum, providing students with:
• Revision Activities
• Exam Tips and reminders
• Definitions of key terms
• Past paper questions
• References to examiners reports.
The authors also offer essential background information to help Media Studies students understand wider contexts and theoretical perspectives, as well as giving the lowdown on how exams are marked, how to manage self-study and approaching final examinations.
Part 1 Introduction Getting the best from this book What kind of student are you? Preparing for exams Part 2 AS Media Studies: An Overview How is GCE different from GCSE? Help Making examiners happy MEST1 Section A MEST1 Section B Part 3 The challenge of A2 Wider contexts Theoretical perspectives Synopticity What kind of student have you become? Revising for A2 exams MEST3 Section A MEST3 Section B Part 4 How exams are marked Not happy with your grade Resources Conclusion