Sign up to the future of Media and Film Studies!

Jenny Grahame, EMC’s media consultant, calls for responses to the forthcoming DfE/Ofqual consultation. Just what is it that constitutes a subject as appropriate for examination at GCSE or A Level? Is it the intellectual contribution it has made to contemporary letters and culture, or its consonance with the economic well-being of society? Is it the relevance…

Digital disappearances, missing multimodals: keeping media alive in the new English curriculum

 Jenny Grahame, EMC’s media consultant and editor of MediaMagazine, explains why media will always have a place in dynamic English teaching, whatever the constraints of the National Curriculum. Terminology is a funny phenomenon.  It comes and goes in and out of fashion; education battles have been fought and won over the correct or most timely…