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Media BTEC Level 2 First Diploma at Chelmsford College

Course description

This course involves a general introduction to media. This will involve both the study of professional products such as magazines and film, as well as the planning, production and marketing of your own media products. Plus specialist units in photography.

Entry requirements

A minimum of 2 GCSEs grade D or above or successful achievement at a Level 1 vocational course


Internally assessed coursework plus externally assessed examinations.

Financial information

You may have to purchase some of your media materials as required i.e. blank DVDs etc. and make a contribution to cover costs for media related trips.

Materials approx £35

Visits approx £40

Future opportunities

You may progress to a Level 3 Extended Diploma in Media

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 09 March 2016

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    • Our Moulsham Street campus has everything you would expect from a modern, well-equipped college campus - and much more besides. Here you will find excellent facilities for work, study and relaxation, laid out over a four-floor site with car parking and good links to buses. 

      The campus offers the highest quality teaching and support within a relaxed, student-focused atmosphere. Our facilities have been redeveloped in recent years and we now boast a new Art, Design and Media centre, as well as a new welcome area with internet cafe and landscaped outside area for students to relax and socialise.

      In addition to Art & Design and Media, our Moulsham Street campus also houses our Childcare and Health & Social Care departments; Applied Science and Extended Learning departments; Sport and Public Services departments. As well as Business, IT and Travel & Tourism.

      The campus also houses a Learning Centre, Skills Development Centre, Assessment Centre, Tutorial Centre, a Copyshop and Refectory. Situated on the grounds of this campus are Dovedale Nursery and Dovedale Sports Centre.