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Media OCR Level 3 Cambridge Technical Introductory Diploma at Exmouth Community College

Course description

This course allows students to gain experience in a number of media disciplines. Over six internally assessed units, students produce detailed portfolios which see media products produced from just an idea through to post-production. Students will produce convincing media products and follow “real world” production processes as well as having access to industry standard software and equipment. The course encourages students to gain experience in producing media products to a professional standard and, where possible, for real clients.


Course content

Units include:

  • Photography for media products
  • Print-based advertising media
  • Video production
  • Print media production
  • Audio for moving image products
  • Visual effects for moving image products
  • Plus many more covering the full range of media industries


Entry requirements

The normal College requirement to get a place on these courses is five GCSEs at 4 or above INCLUDING Maths and English equivalent, or 280 points.

Future opportunities

This course attracts UCAS points and makes an excellent foundation to access more creative university degrees and a high proportion of our students have gone on to study related courses at a range of universities including Salford, Bournemouth and Falmouth. The vocational nature of this course provides transferable skills valued by all employers as well as more specific skills useful to apprenticeships.

Further information

Student Voice:

“I really struggled with exams. The Cambridge Technical allowed me to achieve and to get into a great university.”

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 10 November 2017

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