Creative Media ProductionVocational • Level 3
About the course
This creative course involves the study of Media Production in a variety of disciplines, ranging from TV and film, photography, sound and audio technology and print and digital design. This is a very practical and hands-on course that balances the study of media theory with real world practical outcomes. Students will use industry-standard software for all subjects, while our dedicated classrooms have high-specification computer hardware for production of film and video editing, digital graphics, photography and music video production. Work is undertaken on a range of projects including music videos, photography, digital publishing and short films.
Type of LearningSchool Leaver
Study ModeFull Time
Location ByBurnley College
Five GCSEs at Grade 5 or above in a good range of subjects including English Language OR a relevant Level 2 Diploma with a Merit grade and a GCSE at grade 5 in English Language.
Learners are assessed in a variety of ways such as portfolios and practical work.
Careers & Progression
On successful completion of this course you may decide to progress onto an Apprenticeship and then a Higher/Degree Apprenticeship. You will also have the opportunity to progress onto a wide variety of Degree courses. Careers that this course may lead to include Media Producer, Director, Cameraman, Editor, Researcher, Content Creator, Games Designer, Journalist or Graphic Designer.
Extra curricular activities
There are plenty of activities and visits to take part in that will help you achieve your ambitions. Past visits have included: Residentials to Berlin, Paris and London, visits to the Warner Brothers Studios and the BBC/Dock 10 at Media City, Photography expeditions, Work Experience: including Filming and photographing prestigious events at venues such as Manchester Central & the Anglican Cathedral in Liverpool, producing product photography for local businesses, photographing fashion shoots for big UK brands, Filming and photographing college wide events You will also benefit from a wide range of guest speakers to enrich the curriculum.