University Centre Somerset - Bridgwater & Taunton College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Plymouth

Media Production

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Course summary

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The Foundation Degree in Media Production covers an ever expanding range of technical skills which are used to implement exciting responses to creative project briefs. Modules will help develop your own voice as a digital storyteller in a range of media - either speaking for yourself or helping others to tell their story. The course has excellent links with industry and in the past has worked with charities to produce powerful documentaries, exhibited at an open air cinematic festival and produced travelogues while visiting New York, Los Angeles, Prague, Rome and Berlin. We work with a range of professional practitioners to ensure you leave with the skills and understanding required for a successful career in this booming industry.

Course details


The modules studied may include:

  • Studio Production - technical skills building
  • Documentary Production - combining technical and narrative practices to document a story
  • Critical Practice - covering audiences, narrative theory and documentary analysis
* Live Project - working with a client

Assessment method

A range of study methods are used with an emphasis on using modern technology creatively to both research ideas and communicate completed products. You are encouraged to work to our strengths, and will be supported in developing these skills.

How to apply

This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

student are also required to have 4 GCSEs Grade 4-9 (C-A*) to include English and Maths or a recognised Level 2 equivalent

Additional entry requirements



You will be required to produce a show reel of your production work at interview

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Fees and funding

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Media Production at University Centre Somerset - Bridgwater & Taunton College - UCAS