Media Studies examines contemporary forms of mass communication such as TV, radio, newspapers, magazines, film and the internet. You will study the values and messages within the media, how media texts are constructed and how contemporary audiences respond to them.
The course combines theory with practice and you will develop a range of technical skills. You will learn how to use a camera for both still images and recording, how to set up a photoshoot and how to record scenes. In addition to this you will use professional editing software and desktop publishing packages including Adobe Photoshop, InDesign and Adobe Premiere Pro. Media Studies combines well with most subjects; especially English, Art & Design, Graphics, TV & Film Production, History, Theatre Studies, Sociology and Psychology.More Details