Creative Media Production and Technology - TV and Film Production Extended Diploma Level 3 at The Manchester College
With a specific focus on TV and Film production, including every stage of the process from concept creation to audio and visual editing, this Level 3 Diploma in Creative Media Production and Technologies provides a comprehensive introduction into the industry and will give you all the skills you need to prepare for a rewarding career in this sector. You’ll learn about a wide range of film and television genres on this course, developing an understanding and knowledge of what goes into creating them. Then you’ll get creative, working with the exceptional facilities at The Manchester College to produce your own short dramas, music videos, documentaries, and multi-camera recordings. Using professional DSLR cameras, state-of-the art audio equipment, dolly tracks, specialist lighting and a green screen studio, you’ll develop highly relevant skills for this industry, as well as the ability to research, budget, communicate, project manage and work in teams. All of the techniques and knowledge you learn will be invaluable in helping you secure an exciting role in the creative media industry.
We ask that everyone enrolling on this course has at least four GCSEs at grade 5 (grade C) or above, including English Language. You should also have a strong interest in creative media and be able to demonstrate this to us, either with a relevant portfolio or good communication skills. Alternatively, if you have achieved a full Level 2 vocational qualification with GCSE English Language at grade 5 (C), we can consider your application as well. A Level 2 Functional Skill English Language will be considered in exceptional circumstances.Due to Government changes to grading systems for GCSES in 16/17, please follow the below link to see specific entry criteria for school leavers School Leaver Entry Requirements.
Throughout this diploma, you will be assessed via a number of different practical and theoretical assignments in each unit of study. You will also complete a final major project, which will combine research, planning and production skills.
All full-time courses are free to 16-18 year olds who meet funding regulations. For further details please call the Course Enquiry Team on 03333 222 444.
After completing this Level 3 Diploma in Film and TV Creative Media Production, you’ll be able to develop your skills and knowledge even further with bachelor’s degrees, foundation degrees or HND’s in a variety of media-related subjects. You could also enter the working world straight away with a junior position in the industry, having gained all the abilities you’ll need to succeed in a wide variety of creative media careers, in positions as diverse as cinematography and screen writing, sound design and camera operation.
How to apply
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