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Re-sit opportunities for current WJEC Media Studies Specifications

The current specification for GCSE Media Studies will be last assessed in Summer 2018. Both new and re-sit entries will be accepted. There will also be an additional re-sit only opportunity in Summer 2019.

Please contact entries@wjec.co.uk for further information.




This page contains information related to our legacy GCSE Media Studies Specification available in England and Wales.

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The format of the resource material for use in the Summer 2017 GCSE Media Studies Unit 1 (4391) examination will be print based.

News Resource Material

Our new resource for the 2017/18 exam topic of News is now available on our online resources website. The resources include a range of interactive and printable activities that relate to the study of Newspapers.

WJEC's Moving Image Awards 2016

  • 2016 MIA Shortlist and Special Mentionsare now available
  • Download the MIA general application form for 2016 tickets and to book your place.
  • Priority will be given to those centres that have entered candidates
  • Shortlisted and Special Mention entrants have been contacted seperately and need not apply using the general application form



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Topic

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Section A

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Section B

June 2017

News

Newspapers

Radio News

June 2018

News

TV News

News Websites


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Our subject specialists are on hand to answer any of your queries.

Subject Officer

Jo Johnson
029 2026 5091
jo.johnson@wjec.co.uk

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Sally Quinn
029 2026 5460
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GCSE Media Examiners' Report Summer 2017
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Principal Examiners' Report

The Summer 2017 Principal Examiners' reports provide feedback on this Summer's examination series. The reports include helpful observations and commentary on the work produced for this series and can assist teachers in preparing their students for the next examination series.

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