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Media, Digital and Creative - Level 1 at West Thames College

Course description

The fast moving world of digital is creating numerous opportunities to build exciting creative careers converging both creative and IT skills. This course will give you an insight into new digital media and help you to gain both practical IT and creative skills and knowledge relevant to future study in either Media, IT or employment as an Apprentice.

Course content

You will study:

  • Moving image
  • Visual effects
  • Photography
  • Graphic design

You will also learn the foundations of coding and web development.

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements but you will have an interview.


Coursework is assessed throughout the year.

Financial information

This course is free for students aged 16-18.

Future opportunities

Level 2 Creative Media Production or Information and Creative Technology course, a Business Administration apprenticeship, other related level 2 course or employment.

Further information

To find out more about this qualification, contact us, ask your Connexions Personal Adviser or school/college careers staff.

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How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 02 August 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Course code: 0706
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    • 020 8326 2000
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