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Recommended A2 Film Studies Theorists »

Rob Miller | Monday September 15, 2014

Categories: A Level, OCR A Level, OCR A2, Eduqas (WJEC) A Level, WJEC A2, FM3, FM4, Section A: World Cinema, Section B: Spectatorship Topics, Section C: Single Film Critical Study, Hot Entries, Key Concepts, Audience, Representation, Theory, Theorists

The following theorists represent a selection of film theorists (from many) whose work can be cited in both A Level Film Studies coursework and external assessment, for both WJEC and OCR. For example, OCR Film Studies Section B F633 suggests: “candidates are encouraged to engage with critical frameworks relevant to the topic area” e.g. Film Regulation, Authorship and Film and Audience Experience while WJEC Film Studies FM4 states that students should: “apply key concepts and critical approaches gained throughout the course to explore film in a synoptic manner”.


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WJEC A2 Film Studies FM3 Research and Creative Projects »

Rob Miller | Tuesday October 22, 2013

Categories: A Level, Eduqas (WJEC) A Level, WJEC A2, FM3, Hot Entries, Research, Film Research

Small-Scale Research Project

  • Annotated Catalogue: 15 Marks
  • Presentation Script: 25 Marks

Creative Project

  • Creative Product: 45 Marks
  • Reflective Analysis: 15 Marks

FM4 Unit Introduction

The A Level coursework is worth 25% of the whole grade and 50% of the A2 year – it is important that the right time is spent on the project, as there are three exam sections to work towards. Aim to devote 10-12 weeks to FM3 ensuring all work is submitted before Easter to allow time for marking, internal moderation and standardisation and also feedback before submitting to WJEC for external...

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