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Higher National Diploma in Film & Television

HNC • Level 4

Higher National Diploma in Film & Television

HNC • Level 4

Type of LearningUniversity Study

Course CodeA7133

Study ModeFull time

Duration1 year

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Awarded ByThe qualification for this course is awarded by Pearson.

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About the course

The Higher National Diploma in Film & Television is a rigorous and comprehensive program that prepares students for a successful career in the international film and television industry. The course covers a wide range of topics, including:

  • Film and television history, theory, and criticism
  • Production techniques, from pre-production to post-production
  • Business and management skills for the film and television industry
  • Digital technologies and their impact on the film and television industry
  • Cultural diversity and cross-cultural communication

The HND program is designed to develop students' critical thinking, problem-solving, and teamwork skills. Students will also gain hands-on experience through internships and practicums. The program graduates are highly sought-after by employers in the film and television industry.

Here are some of the benefits of taking the Higher National Diploma in Film & Television:

  • Gain the skills and knowledge you need to succeed in the international film and television industry
  • Develop critical thinking, problem-solving, and teamwork skills
  • Gain hands-on experience through internships and practicums
  • Be prepared for a variety of careers in the film and television industry
  • Be eligible for advancement opportunities in the film and television industry

If you are interested in a career in film and television, the Higher National Diploma is a great option. The program will give you the skills and knowledge you need to succeed in this competitive industry.

Here are some additional details that could be included in the course description:

  • The program is delivered by experienced professionals in the film and television industry.
  • The program is accredited by the relevant professional bodies.
  • The program offers a variety of specializations, such as directing, cinematography, editing, and production.
  • The program has a strong alumni network that can help students find jobs after graduation.

Type of LearningUniversity Study

Course CodeA7133

Study ModeFull time

Duration1 year

CostQuestion tooltip icon

Awarded ByThe qualification for this course is awarded by Pearson.

Entry Requirements

All applications are subject to an interview before admission to the course. UCAS Points: 104 (equivalent to DMM in BTEC or BCC in A Level)Learners should have a HNC or equivalent qualification. Individuals with non-standard qualifications, relevant work or life experience and who can demonstrate the ability to cope with and benefit from degree-level studies are welcome to apply for the course.

Modules

There are two main Modules that you will complete across the year which will assess a variety of skills including; Contextual Knowledge, Ideas Generation And Development, Technical Knowledge And Skill, Professional Practice and Communication. Module B Professional Creative Practice B1 Personal Professional Development B2 Professional Project

Assessment

On this course you will be assessed via project based portfolio work and practical skills assessments.

Careers & Progression

The HNC in Film & Television prepares learners for work in the industry or to progress on to a the a BA qualification. It prepares students to move on to specific areas of film and television at Level 6 or to enter employment with the qualities and abilities necessary for roles that require personal responsibility and decision-making. Our BTEC Higher National in Film and Television support students in developing the key skills, qualities and strengths that employers are looking for. The course will have a focus on working with employers in the area to produce video content. The Level 5 Higher National Diploma provides a solid grounding in film and television, which students can build on, should they decide to continue their studies beyond the Diploma stage. The Level 6 BA Degree top up is available to students.

Additional Details

Equipment Needed

You will require plug in headphones and a 64GB SD memory card.

Equipment Supplied

The college has two Media Studios and multiple high spec computer spaces with access to the full Adobe Creative Cloud. Learners can book out cameras, lighting and other equipment overnight or at weekends.

Enrichment Activities

As part of the course we are involved with filming, interviewing and creating filmed content for local and national companies. These live projects provide excellent work experience opportunities for our students in a real life scenarios, building knowledge, skills and behaviours essential to employment in the industry.

Information About Fees

The tuition fee for this course is £7250

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