YEAR 11 REPRESENTATION (2013) YEAR 11 REPRESENTATION 2015
YEAR 11 REPRESENTATION 2016
Over the next 3 weeks you will begin the first of two (Controlled) Investigations, which are both needed for your coursework portfolio. The task is research based and culminates with a 2hrs lesson in which you can use all of your notes to compile an 850 (max) words essay. Note that your work must contain a bibliography of resources using the MLA system. Any essay not containing a bibliography will automatically score 0.
Your question for this task was taken from the syllabus and is as follows: Explore how far the representation of gender/ethnicity is challenged in Music Video A?
There are several tips that we would suggest in supporting you in this task. We have produced the following presentation to help support your understanding of representational issues:
Firstly, choose a text which is rich in textual detail and which has plenty to address. The video for Lady Gaga's Telephone is a good example:
Check out this NING forum link in which previous Y10/Y11 students debated the gender related representational issues relating to this text:http://sisfilm.ning.com/forum/topics/y10y11-lady-ga-ga-telephone