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BTEC National Extended Certificate in Creative Digital Media at Altrincham College

Course description

Students will complete a variety of engaging projects that are geared towards providing the relevant skills for a career in the Media. Students will learn and develop a broad range of media skills as well as increasing their understanding of the production processes involved.

Course content

Units Include: Web Design, Media Representations, Pre-production Techniques in Animation, Responding to a Commission.

Entry requirements

5 GCSEs at grades A*-C including English Language and Maths. If you completed a creative and/or media-related course at Level 2 then you must have achieved a minimum of a grade C. A grade C or above in GCSE ICT would be an advantage but is not compulsory.


This is a coursework based qulaification so there is no examination.

Future opportunities

Students can use this qualification to progress to university to study a Higher Education Foundation Degree, Higher National Diploma or other professional development programme. Some may enter a specialist area of employment.

Further information

Students must be hard-working, self-motivated, committed and have a genuine interest in the Crative Media Industries.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Altrincham College directly.

Last updated date: 04 October 2016
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