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Media and Games - Level 1 Diploma at Milton Keynes College

Course description

Do you dream of making films? Do you have an interest in photography or want to be a games designer? If you wish to pursue a career working in media or gaming, this course will help you build your knowledge, give you a good overall perspective of the industry and help you learn the techniques to develop and enhance your skills.

You will need to be working towards Level 1 English and maths and have an interest and talent in media and games.

Course content

  • Level 1 Diploma in Media and Games
  • English and maths Functional Skills qualifications, which are designed to provide the necessary levels of English and maths skills to progress to higher level courses and employment
  • Employability skills, including work based activities, CV writing and interview techniques
  • Work experience opportunities
  • Preparation for progression to a Level 2 Media and Games course.

Entry requirements

You will need to be working towards Level 1 English and Maths and have an interest in Media and/or Games.


You are continually assessed throughout the course by practical and theory activities, together with portfolio work. Functional Skills are assessed by on-line exams and you will be given guidance and support to achieve these.

Future opportunities

You can progress to a Level 2 Media/Games course depending on the grades that you achieve, this includes English and maths results.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 13 April 2016
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