City of Bristol College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Plymouth

Film and Media Production

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Course summary

TEF Silver

City of Bristol College has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

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Do you want to gain professional film-making skills in a creative environment? Based in the heart of Bristol, the FdA in Film & Media Production will teach you to make your own films, using industry standard equipment, and allow you to experiment on new platforms and with new technologies. Over two years you will work on a variety of individual and collaborative projects and be mentored by industry professionals. This is a modular course focusing on film and video making across different platforms and genres. The programme will enable students to develop a sound knowledge of the developing media industry, combined with the competence to work in a professional environment. The course has strong links with local industry.

Course details


Modules include: Narrative Techniques, Video Recording Techniques, Video Post Production Techniques, Drama Production, Factual Production, Concepts and Contexts, Advanced Video and Audio Techniques, Community Liaison Production, Multiplatform Production, and an Individual Project.

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeP310
Institution code B77
Campus nameCollege Green
Campus codeC

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 56 points 56 UCAS points to include AS/A2 Levels or BTEC Level 3 in relevant subjects
A level A levels in Film and Media Production, Digital Media or related subjects
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MPP BTEC in Film and Media Production, Digital Media or related subjects
Access to HE Diploma Access to Higher Education in Film and Media or appropriate pathways

GSCE Maths and English at 4 - 9 or A-C. Interview required with portfolio of current work Mature students welcome with relevant experience

Additional entry requirements




Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6000 Year 1
Scotland £6000 Year 1
Wales £6000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6000 Year 1
EU £6000 Year 1

Additional fee information

You will need to have a 1 TB Hard drive.

Sponsorship information

Because the college does not have large class sizes you get much more support and attention while you are learning, as well as tutorial support throughout your studies. Our tuition fees are lower than many universities and that's not all. Just like Universities you can apply to Student Support England for funding to support your studies.

Film and Media Production at City of Bristol College - UCAS