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Creative Media Production - BTEC Level 2 Diploma at City and Islington College

Course description

Do you want to be able to produce videos, films, photos and creative writing? If so, this varied and practical one-year course is for you. 

Course content

You will develop practical skills to enable you to produce your own media products, as well as developing your writing skills.

You will research and analyse media and explore writing for the media, as well as producing videos, print products and photography.

You will meet and work with a range of industry practitioners and will be attend a programme of film screenings essential to your course.

You will also look at careers in media industries.

Entry requirements

You will need four GCSEs at Grade D or above, including English and Maths.

Alternatively, you will need a good reference from your school or employer, as well as a BTEC Level 1 qualification in Media, including Functional Skills in Maths and English.


Assessment is through a coursework portfolio.

Future opportunities

If you gain a Merit or a Distinction, you can go on to the BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Creative Media Production or a similar advanced course.

You can also begin investigating junior roles in television, film or print-media production.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact City and Islington College directly.

Last updated date: 29 March 2016
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      At our Centre, based on Camden Road, Islington, we will help you achieve your ambitions, increase your life chances and place your voice at the Centre of everything we do. You can expect high standards of teaching and tutorial support to help you achieve your learning goals. You can also access careers advice and personal support when you need it.

      As part of your studies you will get the opportunity to take part in exciting projects, such as our End of Year Shows and Alternative Fashion Week.