Media Studies Induction Unit

Week 3 - textual Analysis of Moving Image Media texts

Lesson Powerpoint

The powerpoint used in Week 3's lessons is to the right.  You can look through this on this page or you can download it to your computer.

Lesson Content

The week's lessons covered the following key areas:

  • Media Language

  • Signs and Codes

  • Textual Analysis

  • Cinematography

  • Editing

  • Sound

Homework

Complete weekly summaries for this week and last week's lessons.

Ensure that your folder is complete, well organised and in all ways ready for inspection.

Lesson Resources

Basic Cinematography

Watch the extract and take note of the different common camera shots and why they might be used.

Hotel babylon Extract

Watch the extract from Hotel Babylon and analyse its use of media language.

Storyboard Template

Download a soft copy of the storyboard template.

This is a Pages document and will only open if you have Pages on your computer.