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Creative Media (Film and Television) BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma at The Latimer Arts College

Course description

The Level 3 BTEC is for students who are interested in the Film and Television industries, are enthusiastic about video production and have a visual and creative imagination.

The course is largely practical and encourages the development of the practical skills, knowledge and understanding needed for working in the Media industry. You will achieve a nationally recognised qualification that focuses on the Creative Media sector.

You should have an active interest in media/film production and demonstrate creative ability. 

Course content

Students will work individually and in groups on Video Production and Video Editing using HD video cameras and digital edit suites. These skills will be applied in various projects within the Film and Television Industries such as Advertising, Short Film Production and Music Video Production.

You will also be complementing these practical skills by learning about research in Television and Film, pre-production and communication techniques. There will be opportunities to observe the work of contemporary professional practitioners and all the videos that you make will be suitable to be entered into competitions.

Entry requirements

5 GCSEs A* - C (or equivalent Level 2 passes) including English and Maths


The qualification is taken over two years as a Subsidiary Diploma equivalent to one A Level and is all coursework based. 

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Latimer Arts College directly.

Last updated date: 26 September 2016

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