Digital Media Level 3 Diploma at Bennett Memorial Diocesan School
The Level 3 Cambridge Technicals in Digital Media offers specialist pathways in digital content for interactive media, moving image and audio production. The course is equivalent of two A levels and is taught over two years alongside other level 3 courses, either vocational or A levels.
- APS 3.5+
The course is the equivalent of two A levels and is taught over two years alongside other level 3 courses, either vocational or A levels.
12 units are studied, of which three are compulsory and examined. A futher nine are taken from a selection of optional units which offer a broad experience of digital media.
APS of 3.5+
The only A level that is not allowed alongside this course if photography because the content is too similar to the diploma to give enough breadth of study.
Each assessment for a Cambridge Technical is linked to a specific unit. All of the units developed for external assessment are of 30, 60 or 90 teaching hours to allow learners to demonstrate breadth and depth of achievement. Each assessment is taken under specified conditions, then marked internally and later moderated by the exam board and a grade awarded.
The style of assessment used for qualification in the Creative Digital Media suite are:
- Units - learners take the assessment during a defined window and demonstrate understanding through completion of a project task. This is set as a brief to mimic real world situations between client and customer.
- Performance - learners prepare for assessment over a specified window and demonstrate skills that general some non-written evidence i.e. Photographic imagery (Print), audio visual promo (audio file).
The course is graded at Pass, Merit, Distinction and Ungraded.
The Level 3 Cambridge Technical in Digital Media offers specialist pathways in digital content for interactive media, moving image and audio production.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Bennett Memorial Diocesan School directly.