Art, Design, Creative Media & Music

BTEC Level 1 Introductory Award in Digital Media - P104

12 Quays Full Time Level 1 Duration 22 weeks

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This Level 1 Introduction to Media course is an excellent opportunity for students who want to have a taster of college life and carry out level 1 studies in Media.

This is a skills-based qualification designed to help develop the personal and social skills needed to help progression to independent living, future employment or further vocational study.

Course Details

In this introductory course you will be taught a wide range of media skills including video filming and editing. You will study 2 units in which you will gain the knowledge to design and create your own e-magazine or website.

A highly skilled and enthusiastic team of tutors will teach you.

Entry Guidelines

Relevant Entry Level qualification or 3GCSEs at Grade 2/E or above. Satisfactory interview, assessment, school report and/or satisfactory 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.

Assessment Method

Internally assessed

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

When completed you will be able to progress onto the Level 1 Introductory Diploma in Creative Media (P087)

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Planned Timetable

Day Times Campus
Monday 10:30 — 15:30 12 Quays Main Building
Tuesday 11:00 — 16:00 12 Quays Main Building
Friday 09:30 — 15:30 12 Quays Main Building

If you are aged 16-18:


This study programme is free for students, who are aged 16-18 on 31 August, and students aged 19-24 with an Education, Health & Care Plan.

If you are aged 19 or over:

Did you know that many of our courses are free for students aged 19 and above?

Find out if you are eligible for free funding here, or contact our student service team on 0151 551 7777.

If you are required to pay a fee you may be entitled to an Adult Learner Loan or other financial support. For more information on support available visit Bursaries and Loans. We also allow payment by instalments for some courses.

The fee quoted is for the academic year 21/22.

For advice and guidance, please contact Student Services via our online enquiry form


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