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Creative and digital media Apprenticeship Level 3 at Basingstoke College of Technology

Course description

The Advanced Apprenticeship in Creative and Digital Media is aimed at learners who are interested in turning their creative and digital pastimes or enthusiasm, into a career in the Creative Media Industries. Ranging from production and editing, to animation, camera work and photo imaging, this Advanced Apprenticeship will deliver the skills required by employers to compete and progress in a digital world.

Course content

The apprenticeship programme covers a range of practical skills and underpinning knowledge and includes the following four components:

1. Level 3 Diploma in Creative and Digital Media (evidence from workplace)

2. BTEC Level 3 Certificate in Creative and Digital Media (delivered in college)

3. Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)

4. Employment Rights and Responsibilities(ERR)

Units within the Level 3 Diploma include:

  • Awareness of employment in the creative media sector
  • Communicating and presenting ideas in the creative media sector
  • Create 2D animations for interactive media products
  • Undertake image asset management

Entry requirements

An interview is required prior to enrolment. Candidates must hold the following: - Maths GCSE A*-C or Application of Number Key Skills Level 2 - English GCSE A*-C or Communication Key Skills Level 2 - ICT GCSE A*-C or ICT Key Skill Level 2


The overall grade for this qualification is a pass. To pass the learner must achieve all of the required units within the specified qualification structure. Learners must provide evidence of their competence for each learning outcome. This evidence can be provided through products of learner' work, observations, witness statements, simulation and questions and answers.

Financial information

If you are aged 16-18, tuition and registration fees are free. 
If you are aged 19 or over, tuition and registration fees are payable at the start of each year of study; please ask for details.
If you are aged 24 or over, you may be eligible for a Student Loan to assist with your fees; please ask for details.

Future opportunities

Employment within the industry Higher Education

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Basingstoke College of Technology directly.

Last updated date: 28 January 2016

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