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Creative Media Production BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma at Paddington Academy

Course description

The Btec Extended Diploma in Media Production is a two year, Level 3 course suitable for high performing year 11 Media students and to year 12 students who have attained at least a Merit in the one year Level 2 Diploma in Media. The course will prepare students for work in the industry or further study at specialist universities. Media employers are looking more and more for this qualification. The course has two options: a 3 A-level equivalent Extended Diploma and a 2 A-level equivalent Diploma.

Course content

100% Coursework, 18 Full Units 2 Years

Year 1 (all units 10 credits unless where stated) *= Core Unit
Unit 1- Pre-Production Techniques for the Creative Media Industries* (5 credits)
Unit 2- Communication Skills for Creative Media Production* (5 credits)
Unit 3- Research Techniques for the Creative Media Industries*
Unit 7- Understanding the Creative Media Sector*
Unit 16- Film & Video Editing Techniques
Unit 25- TV & Video Studies
Unit 30- Advertisement Production for TV
Unit 72- Computer Game Design
Unit 37- Presentation Techniques for Broadcasting
Unit 5- Working to a Brief in the Creative Media Industries*

Year 2 (all units 10 credits unless where stated)
Unit 4- Creative Media Production Management Project*
Unit 6- Critical Approaches to Creative Media Products
Unit 29- Music Video Production
Unit 31- Social Action and Community Media Production
Unit 33- Stop Motion Animation Production
Unit 44- Music-Based Programming
Unit 51- Page Layout & Design
Unit 58- DVD Menu Design & Authoring
Unit 64- Motion Graphics & Compositing Video

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Paddington Academy directly.

Last updated date: 04 April 2017
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