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Creative Media Production and Games Development Level 2 at Grŵp Llandrillo Menai

Course description

Are you interested in Creative Media and Games Development?

This programme can be your stepping stone to join the exciting world of media production. You will put the theory into practice by creating film clips, designing web pages, creating adverts and exhibiting your photographic work.

You will also learn how to communicate your ideas, targeting specific audiences, researching the media sector and the job roles within the industry.

Lectures take place in a modern, purpose-designed building which contains specially equipped workshops and learning facilities in Multimedia and Media Studies.

As well as fascinating insights into the world of the visual, aural and electronic, you will gain essential training in key practical applications. You will also gain vital knowledge of the media business and its impact in today's world.

Course content

The programme will be delivered through a blend of the following:

  • Group work
  • Classroom based learning
  • Tutorial support
  • Educational visits
  • MOODLE (virtual learning environment)

Entry requirements

  • Level 1 qualification in a related vocational area such as Art and Design to a Merit profile or above
  • A standard of literacy and numeracy supported by general education equivalent to 4 GCSEs at grade D or above, one subject preferably being English
  • Related work experience
  • You will have an informal interview where you can show us that you have the talent, commitment and desire to complete the course. We are looking for enthusiastic, creative students who have a keen interest in Media Production as the minimum requirement for entry on to the course
  • Places on the programme are subject to interview.

Assessment

The programme will be assessed through a blend of the following:

  • Practical and written assessments/assignments
  • Presentations and demonstrations
  • Portfolios of work
  • Performance and observation

Future opportunities

You could proceed onto a number of programmes at Grŵp Llandrillo Menai, including:

3D Animation and Games Development Level 3, available at:

  • Llangefni
  • Rhos-on-Sea

Creative Media Production Level 3, available at:

  • Rhos-on-Sea

Media Production Level 3 (TV and Film), available at:

  • Llangefni

Career opportunities

  • 3D Modeller
  • Animator
  • Audio Editor
  • Broadcast Researcher
  • Camera Operator
  • Computer Games Developer
  • Journalist
  • Production Assistant
  • Production Manager
  • Programme Producer
  • Video Editor

 

Further information

Programme code: 0903A02B

Bilingual:
Depending on the campus, students may be able to access elements of the programme in both English and Welsh through some programme learning materials being made available bilingually. Details will be provided to you at interview.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Grŵp Llandrillo Menai directly.

Last updated date: 06 October 2016

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