Year 9 Media

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms Maisiri

In Year 9 Media Studies, students will be introduced to the main aspects of Media Studies. They will build foundational knowledge of the Media Studies concepts of Mediation, Creativity and Communications.

Students will learn skills under two of the main strands: 

Reading media texts: students will need to view media texts and identify and describe conventions and elements in them. 

Producing media texts: Students will learn how to plan and create media texts that appeal to their target audiences


Year 10 Media

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Chromebook (highly recommended)

Recommended Prior Learning

Open entry

Pathway Tags

Actor, Advertising Specialist, Copywriter, Sales and Marketing Manager, Art Director (Film, Television or Stage), Artistic Director, Film and Video Editor, Sound Technician, Entertainer, Film/Television Camera Operator, Journalist, Communications Professional, Editor, Make-up Artist, Director (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Media Producer, Production Assistant (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Television Presenter, Marketing Specialist


Any information, costs or standards may change.