Media Studies

SACE Credits: 10

Teacher: Amber Clark

Media Studies explores the dynamic role of media in Australian and global contexts. You will develop an understanding of the ways in which media provide views of world events, interpretations of the world, and entertainment.


As a class we will visit television studios and go behind the scenes at South Australia’s premier cinema complex. Assessment tasks include creating your own media products and essays.


Learn how to be an outstanding communicator and flexible thinker in the world’s fastest growing industry.


  • Assessment Type 1: Folio (40%)
  • Assessment Type 2: Interaction Study (20%)
  • Assessment Type 2: Products (40%)


The study of Media Studies at Stage 1 will give you a good foundation and understanding of the concepts used in Media Studies at Stage 2.