Creative Design Industries

Creative Digital Media Production - Level 2 (September 2024 Start)

Start Date: 05/09/2024
Start Time: 09:00
End Date: 25/06/2025
End Time: 17:00
Day(s): Monday to Friday
Site: College Main Site


Course Overview

On this study programme you will gain a range of core skills needed for a successful career in Creative Digital Media Production. You will learn to make a variety of media productions including film trailers, radio shows and podcasts, using state-of the- art digital equipment and software. In addition to classroom lectures, visiting speakers and discussions, you will be able to develop practical work and visit media-related industries.

Work Experience & Industry Placements

You will have the opportunity to take part in work experience or work related activity through working on real media briefs for local employers, charities and community groups.

Qualification Gained

BTEC Level 2 First Award in Creative Digital Media Production

After The Course

After successful completion of this study programme you can progress onto the Level 3 Creative Digital Media Production (Film & TV, Games Design, Publishing, Sound Production, Visual Effects)

What Will I Learn

You will gain a broad understanding to enable you to successfully progress onto the Level 3 programme. A typical week will include a mixture of fun practical and theory lessons focusing on a range of subject content related tocreative media with support from your lecturer and working alongside others on your course. This will include workshops covering the use of various materials, processes and techniques used by media specialists in planning, pre, post production, moving image and audio production, games design and publishing. You will then apply this learning to set assignments and take your ideas and creativity in your own direction.

English And Maths

English and maths is embedded into the programme

Our Lecturers

Your lecturers are specialists in developing your skills to progress to your next level - most continue to work in the Creative Industries themselves!

Teaching Learning and Assessment

Through classroom based activities and practical Media workshops and experiences supplemented by trips and guest speakers from industry leaders


1 hour per week

Course Expenses

£100 including specific workshop materials

How Will I Be Assessed

You will be assessed through a mixture of coursework and controlled assessments / exams

Entry Requirements

4 GCSE's at grade 3 and above, including either English and Maths or equivalent

Required Experience

No prior experience is needed

How To Apply

You can apply online using the college website