Media Production and Technology - Level 3 Triple Diploma
Course Code: VM1FE228
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If you have a curiosity about how films, TV and web content is made then this course will set you on your way to understanding how they are made and allow you to produce your own. Over a two year course you will develop a range of practical skills and theoretical knowledge in the areas of Television and Film Production. (editing, lighting and camera), Audio Editing, Graphics and Interactive webs.
Workshops session take place in an industry standard Television studio utilising professional level film and Television production equipment, delivered by tutors that have industry experience.
During the course you will Research, Develop, Communicate, Plan, Film/Produce, Edit, Publish and Evaluate media product for Film, TV and online platforms. Many students who enjoy and successfully complete this course progress onto Higher Education or employment in the Media Industry.
5 GCSE's at grade C or above including Maths or English. Alternatively a Level 2 Diploma plus Maths or English at grade C or above.
If you are a year 11 student applying for this programme, we will compare your GCSE results with the minimum target grades set for you by your school. This will help us decide whether this is your most suitable programme of study. Other students, including those from outside the area, will have an opportunity to discuss their qualifications and experience to make sure they too are studying at the right level. For some programmes, we might need to observe you carrying out certain practical tasks before we can make you an offer.
Teaching and Learning Methods
This fulltime course is delivered in workshops that encourage practical application of skills developed. Students will work in group production tasks and also autonomously.
Industry Placement and Field Trips
Other Costs and Equipment Needed
All staff involved in the delivery of further education courses within the College are approved to teach the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering a given programme are appropriately qualified and, where appropriate, possess relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.
Students who are 18 or under and resident in the EU pay no course fees. Read our tuition fees guide for students 19 and over.