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AQA GCSE Close Study Products

AQA GCSE Close Study Products

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At Edusites Media we are dynamic and responsive to the requests of our members. Our CSP are analysed in depth in our CSP Units for each exam board.

Below is the coverage we have completed so far for AQA GCSE.

Term 1 Unit 1 Media Language

Content Overview: Media One Paper 1 Section A Media Language and Media Representations

Assessment Overview: Theme: Stars, Celebrities, People in the Media

Close Study Products:

  • Heat: Magazine cover
  • True: Magazine cover: Wiz Khalifa
  • People: Magazine cover
  • Teen Vogue: Magazine cover
  • Beyonce Superbowl: Advertising and Marketing
  • Galaxy chocolate: Audrey Hepburn: Advertising/Marketing
  • Gap Black: Audrey Hepburn: Advertising/Marketing
  • Lee Jeans: Advertising/Marketing
  • Givenchy: Advertising/Marketing
  • Chanel: Advertising/Marketing

Term 2 Unit 2 Media Representation

Content Overview: Media One Section B Media Audiences and Media Industries

Assessment Overview: Radio, Newspapers, Film (industries only)

Targeted Close Study Products:

  • Reveal: Magazine study (replacing Wiz Khalifa True magazine cover)
  • Tatler: Magazine study
  • OMO: Advertising/Marketing
  • Galaxy: Advertising/Marketing
  • NHS Represent campaign: Lady Leshurr: Advertising/Marketing

Term 3 Unit 3 Media Audience

Content Overview:

  • Media One Section A: Media Language and Representations
  • Media Two Section B: Media Audience and Media Industries
  • Media Two Section B: Media Online, Social and Participatory and Video Games

Assessment Overview: Online, social and participatory media Video games

Targeted Close Study Products:

  • Zoella: Online/Social Participatory
  • Kim Kardashian Hollywood: Online/Social Participatory
  • Lara Croft Go: Online/Social Participatory

Term 4 Unit 4 Media Institutions

Content Overview:

  • Media One Section A: Media Language and Representations
  • Media Two Section B: Media Audience and Media Industries

Assessment Overview: Newspapers (Print - In-Depth) and Music Video

Targeted Close Study Products:

  • The Times
  • The Daily Mirror
  • The Arctic Monkeys
  • One Direction

Term 5 Unit 5 Final Close Study Products

Content Overview:

  • Media One Section A: Media Language and Representations
  • Media Two Section B: Media Audience and Media Industries

Assessment Overview: Television

Targeted Close Study Products:

  • Class (2016) - Episode 4: Co-owner of a lonely heart
  • Dr Who (1963) - Episode 1: An Unearthly Child

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Term 6 Revision Unit - coming soon

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