Digital Media Production Level 3 National Extended Certificate

Course Overview

If a career behind the camera or as part of a production team has always been a dream, then this course will be ideal for you. By learning how to plan, produce, film, direct and promote a TV or Film production you will be ready for a career in the Media Industry. Our course gives you a wide range of skills for both factual (news, documentary, live TV, client led) and fictional (drama, music videos) programme making. If you are planning to study at higher levels, this course will enable you to progress onto our specialist National Extended Diploma Creative Digital Media Production course.

Course Requirements

You must have 5 GCSEs at grade 9 - 4 including English Language.

Course Skills & Benefits

If a career behind the camera or as part of a production team has always been a dream, then this course will be ideal for you. By learning how to plan, produce, film, direct and promote a TV or Film production you will be ready for a career in the Media Industry. Our course gives you a wide range of skills for both factual (news, documentary, live TV, client led) and fictional (drama, music videos) programme making.

Mandatory Units

• Media representation
• Working in the creative media industry
• Digital media skills
• Pre-production portfolio
• Specialist subject investigation
• Media campaigns
• Responding to a commission

Optional Units

Options may include:
• Film production/ fiction
• Advertising production
• Factual production
• Single camera techniques
• Multi camera techniques
• Sound recording

Course Progression

If you are planning to study at higher levels, this course will enable you to progress onto our specialist National Extended Diploma in Creative Digital Media Production course.

Course Assessment

The course is assessed in a variety of ways including practical assessments, written assessments, research projects and presentation work. There are no exams connected to this course.

Course Finance

This further education course is free for all 16-18 year olds who are resident in the UK and the European Economic Area for the last 3 years. (You must be under 19 on the 31st August in the calendar year that you start your course). 19+ learners - please contact the Customer Services Team on 0300 300 0090 for course and fee information.

Course Additional Information

Full-time