TV & Film Production Diploma at City of Stoke-on-Trent Sixth Form College
Throughout this course you will develop a range of skills and techniques relevant to the creative media industries, such as film production and editing, media techniques and writing for TV. You will learn by completing exciting practical and real-life briefs.
Topics you will study:
- Single camera techniques
- Video editing techniques
- Audio editing techniques
- Filming on location
- Setting up a studio shoot
- Lighting techniques
- Stop frame animation
- Script writing
- Story boarding
Four GCSEs grade A-C, preferably including Maths and English. This is a guideline rather than a requirement and the college will create a programme most suitable for you as an individual.
Awarding Body: Edexcel
Assessment: Two of the units are controlled assessment units which means that you will complete planning and practical activities under timed conditions in College using set briefs provided by Edexcel. The additional eight units will be assessed as coursework, marked by your teacher and verified by Edexcel
Results 2016: 100%
This course is free to students aged 16-19 years old
You can progress from this course directly to university, onto a Level 4 Apprenticeship or employment. This course will develop the essential skills needed for study at a higher level but also the skills needed on a diverse range of courses including Film Studies, Film and TV Production, Media Production, Advertising, Marketing and Communications.
To find out more about this qualification, contact us, ask your Careers Personal Adviser in school or speak to your teachers. Attend a college Open Evening and chat to our teaching staff, college careers staff and Liaison Team
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact City of Stoke-on-Trent Sixth Form College directly.