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L1 Media Studies Calendar

This calendar is a plan for the 2018 year, and is subject to change depending on class circumstances.

Level 1 Media Studies - Year Planner 2018

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Week

Date

Unit of Work

Assessment

Notes

Term 1

1

Jan 29 – Feb 2  

Introduction to the the course.           1-2 day week


Akl Ann. – Jan 29th

2

Feb 5 – Feb 9

What is a teenager?                                4 day week


Waitangi -  Feb 6th

3

Feb 12 - Feb 16

How and why do we use media?

1.1 Media Interaction


4

Feb 19 – Feb 23  

Changing media use over time.

1.1 Media Interaction


5

Feb 26 – Mar 2

Adult media use - how and why does it differ to yours?

1.1 Media Interaction


6

Mar 5 - Mar 9

Data analysis and explanations

1.1 Media Interaction


7

Mar 12 - Mar 16

Genre study - teen film



8

Mar 19 - Mar 23

Genre study - teen film



9

Mar 26 – Mar 30

Genre study - teen film                           4 day week


Easter Friday - Mar 30th

10

Apr 2 – Apr 6

Genre study - teen film                           3 day week


Easter Monday - Apr 2
Easter Tuesday - Apr 3

11

Apr 9 – Apr 13

Genre study - teen film / Film elements study

Optional 1.2 Elements


Term 2

1

   April 30  – May 4

Free speech, censorship, and $10,000 fines for parents



2

May 7 – May 11

Censorship and Classification in NZ

1.7 Media Rules


3

May 14 – May 18

Analysing censorship in NZ

1.7 Media Rules


4

May 21 – May 25

Analysing censorship in NZ

1.7 Media Rules


5

May 28 – June 1

Analysing censorship in NZ

1.7 Media Rules


6

June 4  – June 8

Media skills / Narrative Music video and teens  

                                                                   3 day week

1.5 Plan

Queen’s - 4th June
ToD - 5th June

7

June 11 – June 15

Media skills / Narrative Music video planning

1.5 Plan


8

June 18 – June 22

Media skills / Narrative Music video planning

1.5 Plan


9

June 25 – June 29

Media skills / Narrative Music video planning

1.5 Plan


10

July 2 – July 6

Music video planning / shooting.

1.5 Plan / 1.6 Production


Term 3

1

July 23 – July 27

Sbooting teen focused music videos

1.6 Production


2

July 30 – Aug 3

Editing music videos

1.6 Production


3

Aug 6 – Aug 10

Music videos - class screening              4 day week

1.6 Production

ToD - 10th Aug

4

Aug 13 – Aug 17

Music videos - final cut

1.6 Production


5

Aug 20 – Aug 24

What do we know about teens now?



6

Aug 27 – Aug 31

Genre study - recap!



7

Sep 3 – Sep 7

Genre study - exam prep


Tournament week

8

Sep 10 – Sep 14

School Exams



9

Sep 17 – Sep 21

School Exams


Spirit day 21 Sep (TBC)


10

Sep 24 – Sep 28

Genre study - exam prep / Film elements study



Term 4

1

Oct 15 – Oct 19

Genre study - exam prep / Film elements study

Optional 1.2 Elements


2

Oct 22 – Oct 26

Genre study - exam prep / Film elements study

Optional 1.2 Elements


3

Oct 29 – Nov 2

Genre study - exam prep / Film elements study

Optional 1.2 Elements

Labour - 22rd Oct

4

Nov 5 – Nov 9

NCEA Externals



5

Nov 12 – Nov 16

NCEA Externals



6

Nov 19 – Nov 23

NCEA Externals



7

Nov 26 – Nov 30

NCEA Externals




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