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Creative Media Production Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma at Bridgwater College

Course description

This course is for 16 – 19 year olds with a keen interest in film, radio, television or journalism and a desire to follow a media-related career.

Course content

The Creative Media Production course is a really successful and established course designed for those who have an interest in the subject of media and who wish to gain and develop related skills and experience. On this exciting and dynamic course you will study a wide variety of media subjects including:

  • Analysing and understanding the Media
  • Media production techniques
  • Managing the production process
  • Shooting and editing video
  • Scriptwriting and design for Film and Television
  • Experimental video and installation work
  • Digital Photography
  • Music video production
  • Studio filming
  • Working with clients making live projects

Entry requirements

At least five GCSEs grades A* - C or an appropriate level 2 qualification.


Formal assessment will be on the basis of evidence gained through work undertaken in practical and written assignments. Your tutor will also assess you through observation whilst you are carrying out these assignments and these grades will contribute towards your final assessment grade.

Future opportunities

Throughout the course, you will be given support and advice when making Higher Education applications and you will be assisted in the preparation of a portfolio of your work for university or job interview. Students have regularly progressed to top level media production universities and in some cases straight into industry – both locally and nationally.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 17 February 2016

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