Bedford College Group

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Bedfordshire

Media Production

There are other course options available which may have a different vacancy status or entry requirements – view the full list of options

Make sure you check on the university, college or conservatoire website for any updates about course changes as a result of COVID-19.

Course summary

This course will provide you with a range of practical skills in media production, increasing your understanding of issues concerned with the media industry and encouraging your personal and professional development. You will be able to undertake work placements and use our onsite production and training environment to give you realistic training and experience to help with your studies. During the course you will also have the opportunity to work on live projects with real clients. During the course you will study a range of topics, including:

  • MED100-1 Create a Production L4
  • MED101-1 Ways of Seeing L4
  • MED102-1 Film Studies L4
  • MED103-1 Skills Development L4
  • MED 050-2 Drama Adaption L5
  • MED201-2 Media Employment L5
  • MED202-2 Film and TV Documentary L5
  • MED203-2 Write to Direct L5
You can progress on to a third year top-up course, delivered at the University of Bedfordshire, to achieve a BA Media Production degree. This course will also give you the skills you need to start a career in short film, documentary or television production.

Course details

Modules

You will study the following units: Level 4 (Year 1) Create a production (video production and editing) Film studies (film theory and practical video production) Skills development (academic skills) Ways of seeing (visual language deconstruction) Level 5 (Year 2) Media employment (exploring career paths). Production design (practical film, prop, costume making) TV and film documentary (practical video production) Write to direct (scriptwriting).

Assessment method

You will be assessed through completing project brief-based assignments.


How to apply

This course has limited vacancies, and is no longer accepting applications from some students. See the list below for where you normally live, to check if you’re eligible to apply.

EU

Wales

England

International

Scotland

Northern Ireland

Republic of Ireland

This course is not accepting applications from students requiring a Student visa. For more information, please contact the course provider.

Application codes

Course code:
P310
Institution code:
B23
Campus name:
Bedford College
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

You will need: 48 UCAS points with 32 points from one A-Level qualification OR 48 UCAS points from Media or Art & Design BTEC Level 3 Diploma OR Equivalent Level 3 qualification. We welcome applications from mature students via a successful interview and a demonstration of vocational experience if you do not meet the criteria stated. Entry is subject to a successful interview, either face to face or via Skype/telephone. Practical examples will need to be sent before the interview and this should be arranged with the interviewer. You will be required to produce a portfolio of work showing practical artefacts, e.g. short films, music videos, adverts.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

https://bedfordcollegegroup.ac.uk/courses/media-production-uob-level-5-foundation-degree-full-time-ld021b12l1/

Additional entry requirements

Interview

Portfolio


Unistats information

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Student satisfaction
70%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
95%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6165* Year 1
Northern Ireland £6165* Year 1
Scotland £6165* Year 1
Wales £6165* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

Fees subject to change
Media Production at Bedford College Group - UCAS