OCR Media Studies for GCSE is endorsed by OCR for use with the 2009 revised GCSE specification. It guides students through the requirements of the specification and helps them to prepare thoroughly for portfolio presentation and examinations. This student's book provides: A clear introduction of the key media concepts An explanation of how practical work reinforces theoretical understanding Numerous activities and exercises for classroom, homework and assessment use Real-life case studies and examples to motivate and engage students Exam tips and exam-style questions offer plenty of help and practical guidance. This resource will provide a pathway through the specification's content allowing the course to be taught comfortably in one or two years. It will also act as a springboard for your students, giving them the skills to take their study of the topic further, either at A level or Diploma.