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Creative Media Production: Print Based Media (Level 3) at Shaftesbury School

Course description

Print-based media is designed as a first stepping-stone into the field of journalism. With a strong emphasis on reporting through words and images, you will produce a range of projects in different formats showcasing your research and interviewing skills, and practical production abilities in print, audio and audio-visual forms.The course will focus on:• digital photography and image manipulation• using industry-standard design software including InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator• media techniques of persuasion• the development of journalistic writing skills.On the course you will:• design and produce various media products such as magazine spreads, newspaper stories, photojournalism articles, audio and audio-visual materials and campaign materials• build a portfolio of work• develop your creative, design and presentation skills.

Entry requirements

General entry requirement for Level 3 is 5 GCSEs at grades A*-C incl. English Language and Maths.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Shaftesbury School directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year