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Media Studies L3 Calendar

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

Level 3 Media Studies - Year Planner 2018

The Media Society



Week

Date

Unit of Work

Assessment

Notes

Term 1

1

Jan 29 – Feb 2  

What's a good doco?                          1-2 day week


Akl Ann. – Jan 29th

2

Feb 5 – Feb 9

Camera + art                                            3 day week


Waitangi -  Feb 6th

3

Feb 12 - Feb 16

Sound, music, interviews



4

Feb 19 – Feb 23  

Editing + making an Advert



5

Feb 26 – Mar 2

Concept, feasibility

3.6 production, 6 credits


6

Mar 5 - Mar 9

Conventions, scheduling

3.6 production, 6 credits


7

Mar 12 - Mar 16

Plan and shoot

3.6 production, 6 credits


8

Mar 19 - Mar 23

Plan and shoot

3.6 production, 6 credits


9

Mar 26 – Mar 30

Shoot                                                     4 day week

3.6 production, 6 credits

Easter Friday - Mar 30th

10

Apr 2 – Apr 6

Shoot and edit                                      3 day week

3.6 production, 6 credits

Easter Monday - Apr 2
Easter Tuesday - Apr 3

11

Apr 9 – Apr 13

Editing

3.6 production, 6 credits


Term 2

1

   April 30  – May 4

Editing

3.6 production, 6 credits


2

May 7 – May 11

Editing + final cut

3.6 production, 6 credits


3

May 14 – May 18

Exploring change

3.7 development, 3 cred


4

May 21 – May 25

Research

3.7 development, 3 cred


5

May 28 – June 1

Writeup/Presub

3.7 development, 3 cred


6

June 4  – June 8

Intro to NZ media                                    3 day week

3.7 development, 3 cred

Queen’s - 4th June
ToD - 5th June

7

June 11 – June 15

Focus on TV news

Industry exam, 4 credits


8

June 18 – June 22

Focus on TV news and theory

Industry exam, 4 credits


9

June 25 – June 29

Critical perspectives

Industry exam, 4 credits


10

July 2 – July 6

Intro to theory

3.2 Readings, 4 credits


Term 3

1

July 23 – July 27

Intro to theory

3.2 Readings, 4 credits


2

July 30 – Aug 3

Create reading 1

3.2 Readings, 4 credits


3

Aug 6 – Aug 10

Create reading 2

3.2 Readings, 4 credits

ToD - 10th Aug

4

Aug 13 – Aug 17

Sci-fi conventions/themes

Genre exam, 4 credits


5

Aug 20 – Aug 24

Women in Sci-fi

Genre exam, 4 credits


6

Aug 27 – Aug 31

Women in Sci-fi

Genre exam, 4 credits


7

Sep 3 – Sep 7

Women in Sci-fi

Genre exam, 4 credits

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

Women in Sci-fi

Genre exam, 4 credits


Term 4

1

Oct 15 – Oct 19

Exam preparation



2

Oct 22 – Oct 26

Exam preparation



3

Oct 29 – Nov 2

Exam preparation                                   4 day week


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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