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This fun and exciting course is for you if you are seeking a career in the media industry and/or progression to higher education. The course allows you to explore a wide range of media subjects and to gain practical and theoretical knowledge of the concepts and processes involved.


You will experience working in video and sound production. You will also learn and develop a broad range of media skills and understanding of the production processes involved in the media products you will create. Media concepts, audience research and industry investigation support the practical areas of the course, which will allow you to make realistic media products such as, short films and Television adverts.

The course is designed to provide opportunities for students to understand and analyse the professional practice found in media through practical assignments. Work will include group activities in video and audio production and individual activities through radio and photography.

Key Areas

  • Introduction to media industries
  • Factual production
  • Single camera production
  • Sound production

Entry Criteria

You will need four GCSEs grade 3 or above including GCSE English Language. All applicants must have a good reference and a keen interest in the subject area.

What Next

Progression to Level 3 Extended Diploma in Creative Media Production or an Apprenticeship.

Course options

  • 2019/20 Full Time Day


    Bournville College Birmingham


    Bournville Campus

    Mode of attendance

    2019/20 Full Time Day


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    Age range Start Fees Duration Further information
    16-18 September | 2019/20 - 1 Academic Year(s) Any course under level 4 for 16-18 year olds is likely to be free.
    19-23 September | 2019/20 £1000.00 1 Academic Year(s) -
    24+ September | 2019/20 Please contact the college for fee information 1 Academic Year(s) -
    Hours Per Week Study Details Minimum Age Average Class Size Max Class Size Material Fees International Fees
    - - 16 - - 0.00 0.00

    Leisure Program Fees Further Information International Comments
    0.00 - -
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