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AMES e-Newsletter No 7 March 2015

Download AMES e-Newsletter April 2015.

AMES Conference, Into Media, 13 June 2015

The 2015 AMES conference will take place at Forth Valley College Stirling on Saturday 13 June. There will be the usual stimulating mix of analysis and creative workshops for primary, secondary and further education. Details are being finalised and will be circulated early April.

Film/Moving Image Qualification

AMES would like to approach SQA with a view to developing National/Higher qualifications in Film/Moving Image. We need to persuade SQA that there is a demand. So far 44 schools and 7 FE colleges have expressed an interest. If your school or college would be interested in this development please complete the online survey.

Media Education Journal 56

MEJ 56 was published in November. There are articles on moving image (The Bling Ring, Veronica Mars, M, Rhapsody in Blue) and reviews of books on quality television, Bill Forsyth, James Bond and lots more ...

Download a sample issue MEJ 50. For details on how to obtain a copy or subscribe click here.

Why Join AMES?

The Association for Media Education in Scotland is a grassroots organisation set up by classroom teachers to promote media education on a national level while also providing support and advice to media teachers themselves.

AMES’ objectives are:

     • To promote media literacy
     • To support media teachers
     • To raise the status of media education

What is AMES and what does it stand for?

We need you to support us by joining the Association and taking part in its activities.


AMES is a registered Scottish Charity: number SC029408


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