Media Studies 121 - Mahi Pāpāho 121

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs S. Kennard

Students will learn how the media influences us and gain confidence in creating media products. The course studies a range of media, including social media, media representation of current events and an exploration of teen movies. Students have the option of doing either a semester course or a full year course. Assessment types may include digital presentation, essay and videos. In this, the Second Semester course, students will develop production skills in filming, script writing, and editing.

Learning Areas:

Senior Social Science


Media Studies 201 - Mahi Pāpāho 201

Career Pathways

Animator/Digital Artist, Actor, Advertising Specialist, Copywriter, Sales and Marketing Manager, Agricultural/Horticultural Scientist, Art Director (Film, Television or Stage), Artistic Director, Film and Video Editor, Sound Technician, Film/Television Camera Operator, Civil Engineering Technician/Draughtsperson, Journalist, Communications Professional, Editor, Make-up Artist, Director (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Radio Presenter, Media Producer, Production Assistant (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Lighting Technician, Television Presenter, Marketing Specialist