Art, Design & Creative Media

Access to HE Diploma: Film and Creative Digital Media - P086

12 Quays Full Time Level 3

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This is an exciting Level 3 course aimed at adults who are returning to education. This course will prepare you for Higher Education and a career in the media industry. As well as equipping you with the study skills to enter higher level study, you will gain a wide range of practical and technical skills to help you develop you knowledge and understanding of the subject. The course covers all aspects of video, as well as aspects of print publishing, photography, and interactive media. Apply today to kick start your media career

Course Details

You need to complete all units on the diploma to gain 60 credits.
You will study a range of topics including:-

  • Graphic Skills Development
  • Introduction to Photography
  • Film Form
  • Genre in Film
  • Television in Britain
  • The Sixties in the Cinema
  • Writing for Fiction
  • Script Writing
  • Writing for Magazines
  • Persuasive Communication

As well as study skills:-

  • Academic Writing
  • Applying to Higher Education
  • Presentation Skills
Entry Guidelines

Relevant Level 2 qualification at Pass or above or minimum of 4 GCSEs at grade A*-C (Grade 4 or above).

Satisfactory interview, assessment and reference.

If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course. To discuss further, please contact the ESOL department on 0151 551 7144.

Equipment Required

You will be taught by Industry Experienced Staff and the college has the excellent facilities available to you:-

  • Television Studio
  • Broadcast standard cameras and audio equipment
  • Edit suites with PC based software
  • Adobe Creative Cloud Suite
  • MAC suite
  • Dark Room
  • Photography Studio

You will need to provide your own SD card for digital video camera, pen drive and sign up to cloud storage.

Assessment Method

You will be assessed using a variety of methods both practical and theory based. For example presentations, essays, reports, projects and portfilios of your creative work

Additional Information

Wirral Met College offers a wide range of degree and HND programmes. Our fees are lower than other providers, our timetables are family and work friendly, we have smaller class groups, meaning individualised teaching and pastoral support. Our facilities are outstanding and we are situated near bus and train stations. Are you aged 16-18? Study programmes are full-time courses for 16-18 year olds which include: • A qualification such as BTEC Extended Diploma • Meaningful work experience or preparation for work • English and maths, if you don't already have GCSE grade A*-C in english and maths (grade 4 and above) • Non-study activities such as tutorials, voluntary work, fund-raising/charity work, sport or trips.

Where can I progress to?

On gaining this qualification you can progress to our Higher Education programme HND Creative Media Production. You can also study degree programmes at other universities, such as, Creative Media, Communications, Marketing, Film and Screen, Avertising, Film Production, Presenting, Journalism, Television Production, Radio Production. Explore potential careers via Career Match — it provides current local data on wages and employment prospects.

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Starting 9th September 2019 - Ending - 26th June 2020REF P086L001

If you are aged 19 or over:

Fee : £3400.00

Depending on your personal circumstances, this course could be FREE for you if you are aged 19-23 and you do not already have a level 3 qualification.

The fee quoted is for the academic year 2019-20.

Planned Timetable

Day Times Campus
Monday 09:00 — 16:00 12 Quays

For advice and guidance, please contact Student Services on 0151 551 7777 or call into our Conway Park Campus. Open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 11 to 4pm and Wednesdays 4 to 6.30pm (term time only).


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