Art, Design & Creative Media

BTEC First Extended Certificate in Creative Digital Media Production - P075

12 Quays Full Time Level 2

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BTECs are vocationally related qualifications, where learners develop knowledge and understanding by applying their learning and skills in a work-related context. Your course will include core, mandatory and specialist units where you will learn about media sectors and audiences and get the chance to plan, shoot and edit several practical media production projects.

Course Details

Students learn by completing a range of projects based on real working scenarios found within the creative media industries and will use a range of lens-based and audio equipment to complete work to a high technical standard. Students will also use a range of software to support their creative practice. Core units

  • Digital Media Sectors and Audiences
  • Planning and Pitching a Digital Media Product
  • Final Digital Production Project
  • Mandatory units

  • Media Industry in Context
  • Deconstructing Media Products
  • Specialist units

  • Digital Moving Image Production
  • Digital Audio Production
  • Digital Editing for Moving Image
  • Advertising Production
  • Factual Media Production
  • Writing for Digital Media
  • Entry Guidelines
    • This is a study programme for students who are 16-18 years.
    • Level 1 qualification plus ability to demonstrate working at Level 1 English and maths or 3 GCSEs or more at Grade 3/D.
    • Satisfactory interview to assess motivation, previous media-related projects if applicable, communication skills and career planning.
    • 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

    SD card for digital video camera, pen drive and sign up to cloud storage

    Assessment Method

    Students are assessed through projects, assignments and 2 60-min paper-based tests.

    Additional Information

    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 or above)
    • Non-study activities such as tutorials, voluntary work, fund-raising/charity work, sport or trips
    Where can I progress to?

    On successfully completing this course you may progress to Level 3 Diploma and Extended Diploma courses in Creative Media Production and Technology.

    You could progress to these Wirral Met courses:

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    Starting 1st September 2020 - Ending - 26th June 2021REF P075M001

    If you are aged 16-18:

    This study programme will be FREE for most students who are aged 16-18 on 31 August, or students aged 19-24 with an Education, Health & Care Plan.

    If you are aged 19 or over:

    Fee : £1800.00

    Please see our fees & discounts leaflet.

    This course is FREE if you are aged 19+, unemployed/in receipt of eligible benefits or in work earning less than £17,550 annual gross salary (or £9/hour), and you do not have a level 3 qualification. Please see our Fees and Discounts leaflet for details, or call 0151 551 7777.

    This is a full level 2 course

    The fee quoted is for the academic year 2020-21.

    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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