Media Studies looks into different areas of the Media such as the written press and television broadcasting.   Also in Modern Languages, pupils get to learn a new language which opens up new opportunities either for a future career or even just being able to ask questions or understand what is being said whilst on holiday!

Find a list of the Teaching Staff for Languages Faculty.

The Languages and Literacy Faculty in Whitburn Academy offers the following subjects:


Being competent in English is the key to success in many aspects of life and work. Skills in English Language and Communication are important in most occupations.

Media Studies

At Whitburn Academy we offer Media at the following levels:

Modern Languages

Modern Languages are offered at the following levels: