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Creative Media Production at Retford Oaks Academy

Course description

This course is for students who have an interest in games design, animation and media and wish to develop skills recognised by the industry including creative and design skills. The course will also extend learners' awareness of the issues that digital marketing and mastering can present in the media market.


2 Units in the first year, including:

Certificate - (equivalent to an AS) You will develop your awareness of the areas including pre-production and planning, marketing and audience feedback, ideas generation, drawing and illustration, photography and digital imagery and audio for the moving page. You will also study computer games design and games development.

Subsidiary Diploma - (equivalent to a full A Level) Students going on to study Games Animation for a further year will design tests for computer games, undertake game story development and develop research techniques for the creative media industries.

Entry requirements

Five GCSEs at grade C or above including at least grade C in English

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Retford Oaks Academy directly.

Last updated date: 28 May 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years

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