Media Production and Analysis ATAR

  • Course Code - AEMPA
  • University Pathway

Estimated Cost: $150.00

Based on previous years pricing and subject to change. See Additional Cost Item Information Sheet for additional costs.

Course Outline

Students examine and produce a range of media work in this course, building high-level production and analysis skills, which are the foundations for success in Year 12 ATAR Media Production and Analysis.  
Students in this course will have access to a fully functioning, multi-camera television studio. Students use state of the art digital SLR cameras. Video projects are edited using Adobe Creative Suite.
Unit 1 – A1MPA Popular culture
This focus of this unit is to develop students' production and analytical abilities in film and television genres. Students will explore their choice of media work and develop their creative talents, producing videos that engage audiences.
Unit 2 – A2MPA Journalism
In this unit students will further their understanding of non-fiction media. Students explore a range of journalism genres and draw on this knowledge when developing ideas for their productions. They become increasingly independent and tell stories of importance to the world they live in.

Minimum Entrance Requirements

Achievement of a B Grade in English at Yr 10 level.  Past experience in Media Studies is desirable

Further Study

Year 12 - Media Production and Analysis – ATAR
Course Code ATMPA
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Mindarie Senior College acknowledges and pays respect to the past, present and future Traditional Custodians and Elders of the Wadjuk people of the Noongar Nation. We recognise and respect the connection to the land, sky and seas of this area. We recognise and respect the continuing cultural, spiritual and educational practices of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.