If you want a career in the media industry, this hands-on Media Production degree will give you practical skills and theoretical understandings of radio, video and new media. You will begin by studying all areas of the media, gaining practical skills that are reinforced by an understanding of theory and context. In the final year, you can specialise in the area that interests you most to generate a portfolio of creative work that you can use to impress potential employers when you graduate. You’ll benefit from an expert teaching team, many of whom have professional media industry experience and excellent industry contacts. Our Media Production degree also has a bilingual pathway. Darperir llwybr dwyieithog o’r cwrs hwn, i wybod mwy, cer i.
Year One •Concept & Script Development •Visual Production Techniques – Studio & Location •Sound Design & Audio Production – 1 •Interactive – Design & Construction •Critical Culture – One •Creative Analysis and Development Year Two •Visual Production Techniques – Short Fiction •Sound Design & Audio Production – 2 •Interactive – Storytelling •Client Brief – Professional Practice •Critical Culture – Two •Concept and Script Development Year Three •Cultural Context – Dissertation •Major Media Project – Development Package •Major Media Project – Production •Professional Freelance Practice
Your practical work will be assessed through coursework and assignments, including a mix of group work and individual projects.
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
GCSEs: The University normally requires a minimum 5 GCSEs including Mathematics/Numeracy and English at Grade C or Grade 4 or above, or their equivalent, but consideration is given to individual circumstances
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Additional entry requirements
Selection for this course is based on a suitable application and attendance at an interview with successful outcome. We encourage you to bring either a portfolio or examples of your work (digital/physical) to your interview. This can be provided in any combination of still and /or moving images, designs, creative writing, web-based media, relevant course work.
We encourage you to bring either a portfolio or examples of your work (digital/physical) to your interview. This can be provided in any combination of still and /or moving images, designs, creative writing, web-based media, relevant course work.
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9000||Year 1|