Multimedia (L3) Extended Diploma at Stanmore College
Equivalent to three A Levels. 100% Coursework.
This course, equivalent to 3 A Levels, is intended for anyone with an interest in Media, particularly in New Media, digital media, graphics or Journalism.
You will investigate a range of media products and industries, and plan and produce magazines, web-sites, radio shows, graphic narratives and digital photography.
Visiting professionals are regularly invited in to talk to students about the media industries and how to pursue a career n jounalism, digital media, graphics or web-design. You will get work experience opportunities in a media environment and work on 'real' beliefs with real organisations in and outside of college.
Year 1: Magazine design > Journalism > Photography > Packaging
Year 2: Web Design > Radio Production > Graphical Narratives > Real Client Briefs
Create graphic designs using InDesign
Write a range of news stories, reviews, interviews and features
Build a portfolio of photography
Learn image editing techniques in Photoshop
Build a website using Dreamweaver
Run a college radio station
Create a graphic narrative
Work with a real client to create a marketing solution.
4 GCSEs at grade C or above, including English.
Passion for the course area is a must and a portfolio is desirable but not essential.
EXAMINATION BOARD: UAL Awarding Body
100% Coursework internally assessed and externally moderated.
The course provides a strong base for progression into a variety of undergraduate courses in: Digital Media, Photography, Radio Production, Marketing, Journalism, Broadcast Journalism, Graphic Design and Employment.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Stanmore College directly.