Creative Media - Level 2 Diploma at Chichester College
This course has been developed in response to changes within media industries and university courses being offered. You will have the opportunity to combine theory and practical tasks in an exciting and stimulating way, developing yourself as an individual media producer as well as gaining a sound understanding of professional practice within modern media. Subject areas within this course include the print industry, TV advertising, audio broadcasting and industry studies.
On this course you will study how important your target audience is when generating different media products for them. Assignments include magazine page layout and design, journalism, graphic design, advertising techniques, video editing, pre and post-production skills, sound recording and editing, as well as the media industry studies and more. Within your course you will also study English and maths, either to GCSE level or through Functional Skills.
You will study a range of units within the year, creating a portfolio of work. You'll combine units with a real life brief which provides you with valuable industry experience. You'll learn new software skills and the theoretical, legal and ethical debates behind each assignment.
You will need a range of 5 GCSEs at grades D-G in order to gain entrance on to this course. No previous media experience is required, although this is desirable.
You will be assessed through ongoing assessments and completing a media portfolio. All units are assessed on a pass, merit and distinction basis, with all being internally marked.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Chichester College directly.