Creative Digital Media Production (Film/TV/Radio) Level 3
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
The course is ideal for anyone who would like a career in television, radio, fi lm or advertising production. This course provides excellent coverage of the media industry including film production, advertising, producer theory, editing, sound
recording and responding to a commission. This course will provide you with the key academic and technical skills allowing you to gain employment in the industry or move on to apprenticeships or university.
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 or set a task.
What will I need
You will need 4 GCSEs at grade C/4 or above, or other level 2 qualification at Merit grade. You must also have achieved grade C/4 or above in English and/or maths.
What is covered
• Film production
• Film editing
• Media campaigns
• Advertising production
• Working to a commission
• Working in the media industries
• Work experience opportunities
How is the course assessed
The course is assessed through a range of methods to benefit all students. This includes practical work, industry simulation, projects, presentations, written work and two units that are exam based.
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. Alternatively, for those with C grades in both you will be doing additional programmes that support your qualification. Work experience will also feature on the programme.
What can this course lead to
You could progress on to university or into course related employment in
radio production, news broadcasts, script writer, radio technician or sound
recordist. With this qualification under your belt you can easily go on to degree
courses. You can also study for a media or journalism degree at University
Are there any additional costs
There may be costs involved for fi eld trips. You may wish to purchase additional items or props for performances.