A resource to investigate and analyse the BBFC and the 12A classification.
A resource to investigate and analyse the BBFC and the 12A classification.




Medium (5-11 activities)

This resource, produced in partnership with the British Board of Classification (BBFC), contains a range of activities for students to explore the work and role of the BBFC, and investigate and analyse the 12A classification. The resource contains guidance notes for teachers, handouts and activity sheets and a presentation containing short films and clips from feature films. The resource also includes an interactive quiz for students to consolidate their knowledge of the 12A classification.

Gatsby Benchmarks supported by this resource:

  • Learning from career and labour market information
  • Encounters with employers and employees

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  • Film Studies
  • Media Studies
  • Moving Image Arts

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