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Overview

This course is perfect for anyone who would like to work in the media industry. It will give you an understanding of the practical aspects of media production, including camera skills, video editing, radio production, interviewing and photography.

The course is creative and hands-on, you will produce a variety of media work using up-to-date, industry standard equipment and technology such as a radio suite and a green screen.

Course description

You will learn in the heart of Birmingham’s creative district, Digbeth, and have the chance to get involved in exciting projects and work experience opportunities both within the college and for external organisations.

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.

What areas will I study?

  • Planning and pitching a digital media product
  • Digital production project
  • Digital graphics
  • Camera skills
  • Interview techniques

What are the entry requirements?

Four GCSEs grade 2 or above a Level 1 qualification in a relevant subject.

Where can I progress to next?

On successful completion of this course you could progress on to a Level 3 qualification in creative media production or you could seek employment in the media industry in areas such as TV, film or radio production, animation, publishing or the music industry.


Course options

  • 2019/20 Full Time Day

    Provider

    South & City College Birmingham

    Location

    Digbeth Campus


    Mode of attendance

    2019/20 Full Time Day

    Days

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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) In many cases courses fees are reduced or even free, please note this depends on your circumstances, for example if you claim JSA, you may be eligible for your fees to be reduced. Please speak to a member of staff for more details.
    24+ September | 2019/20 Please contact the college for fee information 1 Academic Year(s) In many cases courses fees are reduced or even free, please note this depends on your circumstances, for example if you claim JSA, you may be eligible for your fees to be reduced. Please speak to a member of staff for more details.
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  • 2019/20 Part Time Day

    Provider

    South & City College Birmingham

    Location

    Digbeth Campus


    Mode of attendance

    2019/20 Part Time Day

    Days

    Please contact the college for days of the week

    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) In many cases courses fees are reduced or even free, please note this depends on your circumstances, for example if you claim JSA, you may be eligible for your fees to be reduced. Please speak to a member of staff for more details.
    24+ September | 2019/20 Please contact the college for fee information 1 Academic Year(s) In many cases courses fees are reduced or even free, please note this depends on your circumstances, for example if you claim JSA, you may be eligible for your fees to be reduced. Please speak to a member of staff for more details.
    Hours Per Week Study Details Minimum Age Average Class Size Max Class Size Material Fees International Fees
    - - - - - 0.00

    Leisure Program Fees Further Information International Comments
    0.00 - -
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