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Media - BTEC in Creative and Digital Media level 3 at Kirklees College, Huddersfield Centre

Course description

Learn the skills required to create digital content in the fast-paced digital social media market and work across a variety of formats to create dynamic content for all aspects of online media.

Course content

Respond to live briefs from external clients, giving you first-hand experience of working within the creative media industry, produce excellent portfolios of work, learn digital and technical skills and enjoy working on industry software, equipment and applications.

You will study across a wide range of areas including commission-based work, film production, storyboarding, editing film, digital photography and visual effects/post production.

Entry requirements

A minimum of 5 GCSEs with the following grades: English 4 and maths at 3 or above, and 3 other GCSEs grade 4 or above.


• Practical workshops and demonstrations

• Discussions and group activities

• Written assessments

• Critiques and presentations

Financial information

As a full time student you should not need to pay any course or examination fees (under 19).

There may be a cost for equipment, educational visits, printing etc.

Future opportunities

HNC Creative and Digital Media, Games Art and Design, or employment in the digital media industry.

Further information
01484 437070

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How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 06 October 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years


  • More information
    • The college's Highfields Centre is home to all courses in Media, Music and Performing Arts and boasts impressive facilities which include:
      Professionally designed soundproofed rehearshal rooms, recording studios, media equipment and rehearsal spaces.