Level 3 Digital Journalism
Mon Sep 07 2020
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Do you have you ambitions to be a traditional or a video journalist, a professional podcaster or a blogger? Then you need to join us and get the video, audio, photography and writing skills to get you there. In the challenging world of digital journalism things are always changing, that's why you need to learn the skills to equip you not only for the jobs of today, but the jobs of tomorrow. Get the skills and knowledge to make your work stand out, be noticed and get you ahead in a competitive yet inspiring field. This course is designed and refined with our industry partners to ensure that we are providing you with the skills you need in an ever-evolving digital workplace or further study at degree level and above. Validated by the world-renowned University of the Arts London (UAL), this full time level three Extended Diploma (equivalent of three A-Levels) is assessed purely on your creative journey and not exams. With this being a two two year course, you receive a 90-credit diploma in the first year, which tops up into the Extended Diploma on completion of the second year. All digital platforms where journalism exists are explored including exciting emerging technologies to challenge and broaden your skills. While working on live briefs with our employer partners you will be developing your confidence, you will be challenged and you will be building a fantastic portfolio. UAL qualifications give you the freedom to explore your potential, take creative risks and find the path that challenges and excites you, giving you the Employment Edge. Learn through experimentation and exploration by engaging with practical and theory sessions, projects, lectures, trips and visits.
We run more of a production house than a school classroom and it will feel like a step into the real world as we see and treat you as creative workers, not school children. You will be produce various digital media products over several exciting projects encompassing video, podcasting, writing for online content and photography. These projects will allow you to obtain a wide-range of theoretical and practical skills to prepare you for your final major project of your choice. You will explore and decide on what your focus may be from a range of experimentation in subject specialisms.
This course is free to those aged under 19 years old.
Most people aged 19 years and over can qualify for free or reduced price course fees and there are grants and bursaries you can apply for to help cover the costs of coming to college, depending on your circumstances.
If you already have a full level 3 qualification and are aged 19 years over, you can apply for an Advanced Learning Loan or pay the fee upfront in full and qualify for a 10% discount.
You can get more information at our enrolment events, by calling 0191 490
2246 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
“The teachers have motivated me so much throughout the past two years. This course if perfect for anyone who wants to make the most of their career in the media industry.” Liam Brusby
“The work experience has been amazing and the college has helped me learn more about careers so I feel more confident in my choices.” Sarah Akers
“The course has given me an insight into the industry, theory and technical skills and the confidence to pursue a Communication, Media & Culture degree at Oxford Brookes university." Joseph Main
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