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Winter Olympics 2014: Trailer - BBC Sport - YouTube

http://www.bbc.co.uk/winterolympics The 2014 Winter Olympic Games takes place in Sochi, Russia from 7th-23rd February 2014. Live across the BBC on BBC Two, R...
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Channel 4 Paralympics - Meet the Superhumans - YouTube

Want to know who the Superhumans are? Find out with the annotated version: http://youtu.be/kKTamH__xuQ A written transcript of the trail is here: http://para...
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Made in Chelsea | Coming Soon | E4 - YouTube

http://www.e4.com/chelsea/ Catch up on series 1,2 and 3 now on 4oD: http://www.channel4.com/programmes/made-in-chelsea/4od Music: Tame Impala - Elephant
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The Hypodermic Needle Theory | Media in Minutes | Episode 1 - YouTube

An introduction to the Hypodermic Needle Theory which was one of the earliest ways of thinking about the relationship between media texts and audiences. Foll...
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Revise hypodermic needle theory here...

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MASS MEDIA REVISION - YouTube

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Another one...watched the start. Looks sound to me!

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Creative Review - Ads of the year 2013

Creative Review - Ads of the year 2013 | A Level Media Studies | Scoop.it
The best in visual communication
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A host more adverts for practising exam style analysis

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AQA-2570-W-TRB-RL.PDF

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It's called the Teacher Resource Bank but the most useful thing is the list of websites a few

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Media Studies Revision Site - For A-Level & GCSE Media Studies - For Students

Media Studies Revision Site - For A-Level & GCSE Media Studies - For Students | A Level Media Studies | Scoop.it
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More Media Revision

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MINI Clubman. Have you seen that? - YouTube

Have you seen that? - A spectacular drive of two MINI Clubman on the German autobahn.
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Legal warning for social media users

Legal warning for social media users | A Level Media Studies | Scoop.it
The attorney general is to publish guidance on Twitter to help prevent social media users from committing a contempt of court by commenting inappropriately on criminal cases.
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That’s Not Cricket!

That’s Not Cricket! | A Level Media Studies | Scoop.it
Aberystwyth University cricketer seen wearing tasteless 'casual rape' t-shirt.
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Social media strikes again. Student who made an admittedly terrible choice now has these photos against him for years to come
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One Study, Two Wildly Different Conclusions About Immigration

You can trust Her Majesty's Press to make the news clear for you . Just don't read more than one paper.
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If newspapers always tell the truth, they'll get the same story from the same statistics, right? WRONG!

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Tesco's plan to tailor adverts via facial recognition stokes privacy fears

Tesco's plan to tailor adverts via facial recognition stokes privacy fears | A Level Media Studies | Scoop.it
Retailer reportedly set to introduce screens developed by Lord Sugar's Amscreen that will run tailored advertisements
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Has e-media gone too far in its intrusions into every day life? This wouldn't be out of place in George Orwell's cautionary futuristic novella 1984

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Original British Drama 2013: Trailer - BBC One - YouTube

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bbcone The Musketeers, Sherlock, The Great Train Robbery, Quirke, The Escape Artist, Ripper Street, What Remains, By Any Means are all p...
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Sneak Peek at the Shows kicking off 2014 on E4 - YouTube

2014 sees a big ol' boatload of new shows and some you'll recognise coming back with new series... so sit back and let us tease you with this promo we knocke...
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Semiotics Theory (Media) - YouTube

Hollyfield Media A2 Podcast
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Semiotics. That big, important theory. Revise it now.

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A2 Sociology/AS Media - Uses and Gratifications Model - YouTube

A brief explanation of the Uses and Gratifications audience model. This was produced for an A2 Sociology class, but the theory is covered in AS Media as well...
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Uses and Gratifications revision. It crops up in Media AS as well as Sociology A2 so don't be put off by the Sociology references.

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Narrative Analysis in Media Studies - YouTube

A brief overview of how to analyse a media text. which is both engaging and informative. It can be used as a revision guide or as an introduction into narrat...
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Looks useful, though I admit I haven't watched it all the way through yet!

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YouTube crowns Evian’s baby & me the top UK ad of 2013

YouTube crowns Evian’s baby & me the top UK ad of 2013 | A Level Media Studies | Scoop.it
YouTube has revealed that Evian’s ‘baby & me’ is the UK’s favourite ad of 2013. The 2013 YouTube Ads Leaderboard celebrates the most...
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Top UK adverts of 2013. Analyse them all for exam practice!

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Past papers and mark schemes

Past papers and mark schemes | A Level Media Studies | Scoop.it
Revise and prepare for exams in A-level Media Studies (2570) by downloading past papers/specimen papers, mark schemes and example answers.
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Media Studies A Level past papers and mark schemes, as well as sample answers from the exam board

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MediaEdu - Media Studies Resources

MediaEdu - Media Studies Resources | A Level Media Studies | Scoop.it
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Media Studies: Absolutely packed full of revision resources! Focus on MEST1, the AS exam

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Christmas Downton v EastEnders clash

Christmas Downton v EastEnders clash | A Level Media Studies | Scoop.it
The Christmas Day episode of ITV's Downton Abbey will go head to head with BBC One's EastEnders, television schedules reveal.
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Media students: what Christmas is all about in TV land
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Twitter shares jump on market debut

Twitter shares jump on market debut | A Level Media Studies | Scoop.it
Shares in the micro-blogging site Twitter open at $45.10 each in the first minutes of trading on the New York Stock Exchange.
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Will we keep tweeting if faced with pay services and even more adverts?
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Twin Towers fancy dress pair slammed

Twin Towers fancy dress pair slammed | A Level Media Studies | Scoop.it
Two students who won a fancy dress competition dressed as the Twin Towers are condemned by university and students' union bosses.
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How much more careful do we all need to be in the age of social media?
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Sun editor: topless Page 3 photos 'not set in stone'

Sun editor: topless Page 3 photos 'not set in stone' | A Level Media Studies | Scoop.it
David Dinsmore reveals his views on Hillsborough, BuzzFeed, politics and more. By Roy Greenslade
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Really interesting piece on the past, present and future of newspapers, both in print and online.

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