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Creative Media Skills (Film and Television) (Intermediate) - Level 2

Overview

This course is designed to prepare you for a wide range of career opportunities in the media and progression to higher-level courses.

In our modern world video production is everywhere. From YouTube to iPlayer we now live our lives visually. Welcome to the exciting world of broadcast media production. Study film and television from around the world and learn to make a range of quality media products, such as adverts, documentaries, dramas and radio programmes. Use the very latest technology and equipment. Develop skills in making video, using HD cameras, lighting techniques, Apple Mac editing systems and Adobe Creative Suite.

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Take a look at our creative media production students in the classroom, where they learn the skills associated with the course as well as on location filming and in the studio using state-of-the-art equipment to edit their work.

Start dates and fees

Start DateDurationCodeAnnual Fee (Age)Actions
16-18over 19
Sep 20221 yr(s)2299A1370FREE£500.00** EApply

E You may be eligible for fee exemption depending on your circumstances. Please see our adult finance and funding page for more information.

What will I study?

  • Outdoor and studio broadcast
  • Location shoots
  • Audio production
  • Digital photography
  • Film/TV studies

Entry requirements

  • A minimum of four GCSEs at grade 3 supported by a minimum Level 1 literacy qualification
  • Or, an appropriate Level 1 qualification with a Merit grade.
  • An appropriate art portfolio which showcases a range of creativity.
  • Applicants progressing from a Level 1 course must be able to show a high level of commitment, willingness and teamwork.
  • You may also need to supply at least one written reference from a teacher or employer (in some cases two) and/or your current school or college report.

Applicants aged over 19:

  • If you do not have the entry requirements listed above you may still be accepted to study if you can provide relevant experience, a strong portfolio of work and a commitment to the subject.

Study programmes - essential skills for employment

As an entry requirement on some of our courses, you will need a GCSE in both English and maths with at least a grade 4/C (please see entry requirements above).

If this isn’t displayed under the entry requirements and you don’t currently have a GCSE in both English and maths at grade 4/C or above before joining us, you will then study English and maths as part of your programme with the aim of achieving a qualification with at least a grade 4/C. This is to help improve your chances of employment once you leave us.

In addition, to help you gain essential skills for employment, all students aged 19 and under and studying a full-time course with us will take part in our study programmes.

How long is the course?

1 year.

How will I be assessed?

  • Projects
  • Assignments
  • Practical-based coursework
  • Externally assessed assignments.

What can I progress onto?

  • Creative media Practice (Film and Television Production) (Advanced) - Level 3
  • Art and Design Practice Commercial Design (3D, Fashion and Interiors) (Advanced) - Level 3
  • Diploma in Art and Design Practice Image Making (Graphics, Photography and Illustration) (Advanced) - Level 3

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How do I apply?

Apply online

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