This course will aid you in the advanced use of Digital Cameras, sound, lighting and editing equipment. Whilst you plan productions to a professional standard, you will follow industry procedures including casting, ownership and distribution. You will be using Apple Mac computers, utilising the Adobe software package. Workshops, seminars and lectures are designed to get you thinking about all areas of the media industries as a creative medium. At the end of the course, you will create a digital portfolio of work, which will showcase your creative input and skills in the areas of camera, sound, lighting and editing. You will learn: • Project Design, Implementation, Evaluation • Special Subject Investigation for Media Production • Career Development for Moving Image Industries • Moving Image Documentary Production • Sound Design for Moving Image Production • Television News • Work Experience in the Creative Media Sector • Script Writing for Moving Image Fiction Additional information: Our Media students have access to specialised equipment only accessible to their course. There is also full access to the Television studio for project work, and availability for personal projects outside of timetabled sessions, as well as access to the entire Adobe package. Leads to: Once you have successfully completed your HND, you can then choose to complete a top up year at a university to achieve a full Bachelor’s degree. You can also pursue an advanced apprenticeship or enter employment.
• Project Design, Implementation, Evaluation • Special Subject Investigation for Media Production • Career Development for Moving Image Industries • Moving Image Documentary Production • Sound Design for Moving Image Production • Television News • Work Experience in the Creative Media Sector • Script Writing for Moving Image Fiction
There will be a range of assessment opportunities informed by placements or work experience. These may include: Presentations, written assignments and/or practical assessment.
How to apply
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|Campus name||Barnfield College|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||32 points||32 UCAS points or a Level 3 qualification in a related subject. Other qualifications and experience will be taken into consideration. Adult learners without the relevant qualifications may apply for Accredited Prior Experiential Learning (APEL).|
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£6165||Year 1|