Media, Moving Image and Photography at University Centre Rotherham - UCAS

Course summary

About this Course: This course will focus on the key developments within the lens-based industries, from both an historical and technical perspective. You will engage in learning all aspects of current technology associated with both media and photography. The modules will allow you to work on self-generated and client-led briefs, which will challenge you to think creatively and consider the parameters of the set tasks. The course focuses on enabling you to gain work placements and find freelance opportunities whilst giving a realistic insight into the lens-based industries. During the course you will develop your photographic techniques in both traditional and digital practice and image manipulation as well as ideas that embody a range of media formats and skills to create a range of products. Modules Covered: Year 1 -Digital Foundations -Research Techniques -Historical Context Optional modules include: Single Camera Techniques, Multi Camera Techniques, Film Studies (Media pathway) Processes and Approaches to Traditional Photography, Processes and Approaches to Digital Photography, Digital Image Manipulation (Photography pathway) Year 2

  • Professional Practice
  • Negotiated Practice
  • Specialist Practice Investigation
Optional modules include: Sound Design Scriptwriting for Moving Image Advanced Production for Moving Image (Media pathway) Photographic Genres and Technologies Introduction to the Artists Book Digital Story Telling (Photography pathway) Year 3
  • Dissertation
  • Freelance Practice in the Creative Industries
  • Marketing and Branding for Lens-Based Practitioners
  • Realisation and Development
  • Planning and Developing an Exhibition
Progression: -Freelance Photography -Commercial Photography -Photographic Editing -Sound Design -Camera Operating Entry Requirements: -A relevant level 3 Qualification -GCSE English and Maths at grade C/4 or above or equivalent -You will also be expected to provide examples or a showreel/portfolio of work at the interview -If English is not your first language you must have an IELTS score of 6.0 wit a minimum of 5.5 in all key skills or equivalent If you do not meet these requirements please contact us as we are able to consider applicants with other qualifications, relevant experience or personal circumstances on an individual basis.

How to apply

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Rotherham College - Town Centre Campus
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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Entry requirements •A minimum of three passes at A-Level or 12-unit Vocational A-Level or Extended Diploma (at Merit, Pass, Pass) or other equivalent qualifications, such as GNVQ/NVQ/other Level 3 vocational qualifications. You will need 64 UCAS points as a minimum entry requirement •GCSE (grades A–C), in Maths and English language •You will also be expected to provide a showreel/portfolio of work at interview 64 UCAS points, or relevant experience, both supported by a portfolio or showreel. 60 Level 3 credits from an appropriate Access to Higher Education qualification will be considered. A Higher National Certificate/ Higher National Diploma, Foundation Degree or equivalent-level qualification in an appropriate subject will be accepted for direct entry onto Level 5 or 6.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6900 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6900 Year 1
Scotland £6900 Year 1
Wales £6900 Year 1

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Media, Moving Image and Photography at University Centre Rotherham - UCAS