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Creative media Production (Film, Television & Animation) Level 3 Diploma at Heart of Worcestershire College

Course description

Can you see yourself making the next Game of Thrones or Breaking Bad? Are you obsessed with films and TV? Have you ever considered a career behind the camera? Then our Extended Diploma in Creative Media Production for Film, Television and Animation is the course for you. Throughout your time on the course you’ll learn the necessary practical and career related skills for the creative media industries, particularly film, digital video and television. These industries offer a wide range of career opportunities including; technical and creative roles (such as directing, camera, television production, sound and scriptwriting) and administrative roles (production management and research). In addition to these roles, the media industries offer a much broader scope for future career progression, into such areas as photography, journalism, digital media, web design and advertising. The course will also give you valuable academic skills to help you succeed in higher education, whether at HoW College or at university.

Entry requirements

A relevant level 2 qualification or 5 GCSEs at grade C or above (must include English language and maths)

Assessment

Assessment will be based solely on coursework, either practical or written.

Future opportunities

After successfully completing the course, the qualification has the same value as 3 ‘A’ levels. This will allow you to progress either to the college’s HND Creative Media Production course (two years), or a 3-year course at a university of your choice. Many of our students have progressed to university courses in a wide range of fields including TV, film or radio production, film studies, journalism, and events management. A large number have gone on to find excellent positions in TV production, editing and film production (both contract and freelance), film production management, digital media, scriptwriting and events management.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Heart of Worcestershire College directly.

Last updated date: 29 September 2016

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    • Artrix

      Ready to take to the stage? Thanks to an innovative partnership with Bromsgrove Arts Centre Trust and Bromsgrove District Council, Heart of Worcestershire College is proud to deliver its expressive arts courses at Artrix, one of Worcestershire’s premier arts venues. The centre provides a cultural hub for the community and ensures that performing arts, theatre production and music students have a professional environment to study in.

      Harley Davidson University

      Our Bromsgrove campus is home to the UK’s only Harley Davidson University. Employees of the franchise dealership come from across Europe and beyond to train in these state-of-the-art facilities and it also provides valuable work experience to selected Heart of Worcestershire College students.

      Eden Cafe

      Our campus cafe is a great place to grab a bite to eat and catch up with your friends. With fresh, healthy and delicious meals served at reasonable prices why go anywhere else? In addition, for those 11am slumps why not treat yourself to a Costa Coffee? Located on campus there is no need to venture down to the High Street. It’s the ideal place to relax and rehydrate during your study breaks!

      Nursery

      Our nurseries provide a happy, secure and stimulating place where learning through play is purposeful and fun! Our bright and spacious nurseries offer a wide range of flexible childcare for children aged 3 months to 5 years old. The nurseries are recognised as 'outstanding' by Ofsted who also praised the training received by staff, and the atmosphere that the children enjoy.