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News Pack, The

Synopsis
A video-based teaching pack arranged to cover the language of news; newspapers and readers; the newspaper industry; representation; inside issues. The video includes editions of BBC NINE O’CLOCK NEWS and NEWS AT TEN for the same day, together with extracts for closer reading and alternative news footage focused on The Criminal Justice Bill.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. VHS. col. 90 min.
Year of production
1995
Availability
Sale; 1996 sale: £59.50 (inc. VAT +p&p)
Notes
Reviewed by Wendy Hewing in 20:20, No 4, (Spring 1996), pp41-2.
Documentation
Accompanying 192 pages of photocopiable notes in ring binder.
Subjects
Media studies
Keywords
news reporting; newspapers; television news

Credits

Writer
Jenny Grahame; Michael Simons; Mike Jempson

Production Company

Name

English and Media Centre

Email
info@englishandmedia.co.uk
Web
http://www.englishandmedia.co.uk/ External site opens in new window
Phone
0207 359 8080
Fax
020 7354 0133
Address
18 Compton Terrace
NW1 1RX
N1 2UN

Distributor

Name

National Association for the Teaching of English

Email
info@nate.org.uk
Web
http://www.nate.org.uk/ External site opens in new window
Phone
0114 255 5419
Fax
0114 255 5296
Address
50 Broadfield Road
Sheffield
S8 0XJ

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