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Media Studies GCE from 2017

We have developed a new GCE Media Studies qualification for first teaching in Wales from September 2017 (first assessment in 2019). We have worked with the teaching community, education professionals and subject specialists to develop this new GCE Media Studies qualification to meet approval criteria set by Qualifications Wales. – find link on QW website


This subject uses e-submission for the submission of candidate work to WJEC for moderated or assessed units/components. For more information and guidance on the process please visit the e-submission webpage.

Units 2 and 4 NEA Coversheets

Please note that in light of the new GDPR requirements the Unit 2 and Unit 4 NEA coversheets have been updated. Please use the updated coversheets which are available under 'Related Documents'.

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

Subject Officer

Jo Johnson
029 2240 4302
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Subject Associate

Hilary Jaques
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Subject Support Officer

Sally Quinn
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AS-A Level Media Studies:Assessment>Classroom Practice (Wales & N Ireland centres)
WJEC GCSE Media Studies: Assessment > Classroom Practice (Wales centres only)
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WJEC GCE Media Studies Examiners' Report Summer 2019

Principal Examiners' Report

The Summer 2019 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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