If you're heading for a career
in the media industry, this course will give you practical TV and video production
skills and professional experience that will stand you head and shoulders against your competition when going into employment or further study.
The emphasis of the course is on production. This will include production of music videos, narrative led pieces, factual programmes and advertising production. Students will also get the opportunity to produce a five-minute film on a topic of their choice.
You'll gain skills
- ID camera work
- Production sound
- Video and
- Film studies
- Advertising production
All students on the course are offered the opportunity to work with industry and take on commercial commission work.
During the course you'll work with local charities and
community clients on ‘live’ commissions. We've a great track record of producing high quality commissions for our clients and some have been used by regional and national
broadcasters. Working to real commercial timescales and pressures is one for your CV!
We need enthusiastic creative students who love the moving
image and want to translate that love into products that will stir an emotional
response from their audience.
Media skills are used in a wide variety of careers and it
is not just about broadcast TV. Media graduates go on to work in corporate
video, advertising, public relations, web design, events management, theatre, working on art installation and other careers where communication skills play a major
The course also acts as a pathway into Higher Education with
the Extended Diploma being equivalent to three A levels. You can achieve up to 168 UCAS points on completion of this course.