Creative Digital Media Production Level 2
Type: Full Time
Subject: Media and Journalism
Start Date: 02 September 2019
Fee: Please contact the Information Centre for fee information
Who is it for
This course is ideal if you are interested in and have a passion for media and want to work within fi lm, TV, publishing or radio.
Interview Skills Assessment
You will be required to attend a Welcome Event, details will be provided upon application. You may be asked to attend a second interview to show portfolio work.
What will I need
4 GCSEs at grade D/3 or above or a level 1 Diploma. You must also have achieved a grade D/3 in English and/or maths and supply a good reference.
What is covered
You will study modules in:
• Understanding media industries and audiences
• Digital moving image production
• Digital editing for moving image
• Digital audio production
• Planning and pitching a digital media product
• Digital photography for media products
• Writing for a media product
How is the course assessed
Assessment is through the production of a portfolio of evidence based on practical work and assignments.
What can this course be combined with
You will be enrolled on a study programme that includes various aspects of study that complement your main programme of study. You could re–take GCSE English and Maths or study a functional skill. You could undertake a Trinity Arts Award or work on cross–college arts projects.
What can this course lead to
On successful completion of this course at Merit and the achievement of GCSE
English at grade C/4 you can progress on to a level 3 programme in a mediarelated
subject or an apprenticeship, and then in to careers including media, production and journalism.
Are there any additional costs
There may be costs involved in field trips.