Alan Taylor<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS  Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />1<br />Afric...
TAYLOR/KINOWORDS  Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />2<br />Visual Literacies in S...
On behalf of…<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS  Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />3<br />
With Panel Colleagues<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS  Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />4<...
OVERVIEW<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS  Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />5<br />Contexts...
SOUTH AFRICA 2011<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS  Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />6<br /...
National Curriculum Statement<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS  Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010...
The KHA RI Mass Literacy Campaign 1<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS  Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, Ma...
The KHA RI Mass Literacy Campaign 2<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS  Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, Ma...
2. MEDIA EDUCATION OVERVIEW<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS  Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<b...
English Language Higher Grade, paper 2, 2010<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS  Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocatio...
FILM PROGRAMME, 1 <br />Founded 1971, Jamie Uys<br />South Africa TV starts 1974<br />Pretoria Technicon to Tshwane Univer...
TEACHING…LEARNING ????<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS  Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />1...
FILM PROGRAMME, 2 <br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS  Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />14<br...
School background<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS  Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />15<br />
Year 1 Media Education pre-university<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS  Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, ...
FINAL ROUND <br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS  Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />17<br />201...
TO DO<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS  Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />18<br />1. The pro...
THE LONG ROAD<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS  Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />19<br />
… thank-you<br />Alan Taylor<br /><ul><li>Verifier, Council Higher Education, South Africa
Lecturer, Film Theory, & Production
Member, Oxford Education Society
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  • Feedback on Film/Media EducationFilm Programme, TUT. Date: March 17th 2011Dr. Taylor. Year 1. Subject: Theory &amp; Criticism. Focus: South African Cinema Number in class: 40, number in sample: 36
  • Media Literacies, Africa

    1. 1. Alan Taylor<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />1<br />African Identities,Panel London Film and Media Conference, 4pm - 6pm,. July 12th, 2011 Institute of Education, University of London<br />
    2. 2. TAYLOR/KINOWORDS Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />2<br />Visual Literacies in South Africa:<br />The Challenge for Media Education Across the Curriculum<br />Professor. Dr. Alan Taylor.<br />Based on earlier MA in Media Education (University of London) and ‘training the teacher’s’ workshops as led for the Media Education Across the Curriculum initiative, Berlin, 2008. (Armin Hottman)<br />http://about.me/kinowords<br />
    3. 3. On behalf of…<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />3<br />
    4. 4. With Panel Colleagues<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />4<br />Lyndon Way (Turkey)<br />Somalis, Somali Pirates and FoeignPowers, Media Identities in BBC on-line News<br />Julie Reid (SA)<br />New Historical Film and Issues of National identity in Post-Colonial Africa and post-apartheid South Africa<br />
    5. 5. OVERVIEW<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />5<br />Contexts<br />Media Education Overview on Initiatives<br />The Film Programme, Tshwane<br />Final Round<br />
    6. 6. SOUTH AFRICA 2011<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />6<br />President’s State of the Nation Address, Feb 11th 2011<br />81% SA electrified<br />Murder rate declined 8,6%<br />15 million obtain social grants from the state<br />9 Billion Rand job creation initiative<br />Conversion to digital<br />Teachers, Textbooks and Time<br />
    7. 7. National Curriculum Statement<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />7<br />“…to develop the full potential of all learners as citizens of a democratic South Africa…literate, numerate and multiskilled…to participate in society as a critical and active citizen”<br />
    8. 8. The KHA RI Mass Literacy Campaign 1<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />8<br />6,1 Billion Rand<br />Launched February 2008<br />4,7 million to achieve basic literacy skills by 2010<br />
    9. 9. The KHA RI Mass Literacy Campaign 2<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />9<br />1. Writing my name<br />2. Filling in a form<br />3. Readings signs and words<br />4. Reading aloud.<br />5. Telling the time…<br />10. Writing a letter to the minister<br />18. Reading for information<br />To “alphabetize” 4,7 million adult illiterates by end of 2012<br />To declare SA free of illiteracy<br />Reduce by at least 50% by 2015<br />
    10. 10. 2. MEDIA EDUCATION OVERVIEW<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />10<br />EXAMPLES<br />UNESCO<br />Stellenbosch University<br />National Qualifications (Matriculations)<br />
    11. 11. English Language Higher Grade, paper 2, 2010<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />11<br />
    12. 12. FILM PROGRAMME, 1 <br />Founded 1971, Jamie Uys<br />South Africa TV starts 1974<br />Pretoria Technicon to Tshwane University of Technology, 2004<br />Accredited by Council Higher Education Quality Committee<br />National Diploma Film and Television - B-tech/M-tech<br />40 students limit First Year<br />Practical modules across all technical areas<br />Compulsory Theory - South African Cinema, Film Analysis, Mavericks and Independent Cinema<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />12<br />
    13. 13. TEACHING…LEARNING ????<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />13<br />
    14. 14. FILM PROGRAMME, 2 <br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />14<br />Core Questions <br />1. Informal introductions to film, tv study…?<br />2. What technical facilities were available…?<br />3. What formal tests did you sit?<br />4. What level of preparation for current course?<br />
    15. 15. School background<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />15<br />
    16. 16. Year 1 Media Education pre-university<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />16<br />
    17. 17. FINAL ROUND <br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />17<br />2011 national Literacy and numeracy study, Grades 1-7<br />35% literacy<br />28% numeracy<br />“…precisely because the critical skills of literacy and numeracy are fundamental to further education and achievement in the worlds of both education and work”. Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga <br />
    18. 18. TO DO<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />18<br />1. The profession of teaching AS a profession<br />2. National Examinations need to adjust to 21st century<br />3. Not just workbooks <br />4. Across the Curriculum?<br />Teacher Training<br />Shuttleworth, July 2008<br />New paradigms of pedagogy for new teachers<br />and Curricular Designers<br />
    19. 19. THE LONG ROAD<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />19<br />
    20. 20. … thank-you<br />Alan Taylor<br /><ul><li>Verifier, Council Higher Education, South Africa
    21. 21. Lecturer, Film Theory, & Production
    22. 22. Member, Oxford Education Society
    23. 23. Book Author
    24. 24. SpeakerInvite, Not Just Fred and Ginger, European Association Dance Historians, London, Oct 2011
    25. 25. http://about.me/kinowords </li></ul>TAYLOR/KINOWORDS Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />20<br />
    26. 26. AUDIENCE<br />TAYLOR/KINOWORDS Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />21<br />Discussion Session<br />Lyndon….Somalis, Identities, BBC<br />Reid…Issues of National Identity<br />Taylor…Media Literacies<br />* REPRESENTATION * OWNERSHIPS * NEW MEDIA * * CURRICULAR * NARRATIVES * AUDIENCES * <br />
    27. 27. TAYLOR/KINOWORDS Film & Media London, July 2011 / Pics, Film Convocation TUT, May 2010<br />22<br />

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