City of Glasgow College

Television (top-up) City of Glasgow College Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: Edinburgh Napier University


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Course summary

This course covers broadcast television, studio and location work, research, scriptwriting and new media. You'll be well placed to apply for a limited number of competitive internship placements, including at STV, offering valuable hands-on experience in video, broadcast, editing and online production.

The course balances professional level technical production skills and research practice. We have close links with the television industry and you will enjoy the expertise of visiting specialists covering all aspects of TV production, alongside teaching staff, who have direct experience of working in the industry.

This course is delivered at City of Glasgow College's outstanding industry standard studio and production facilities and offers students a degree in Television.

The City of Glasgow College has recently benefited from a £230 million new build programme with state-of-the-art facilities across two sites, City campus and Riverside. The Faculty of Creative Industries is based in the City Campus at Cathedral Street, which has excellent travel, bus and train links. The Creative Industries faculty benefits from a broad range of specialist workshops, studio spaces and dedicated exhibition spaces. These are equipped with industry standard resources and supported by specialist technical staff.

Course details


Year three:
TV Factual Research.
TV Script-writing.
TV Factual Production.
TV Studies.
TV Drama Production.
TV Studio Presentation.

Year four (some modules are optional):
TV Entertainment Production.
Final Project Research.
Research Portfolio.
Work Placement.
TV Final Project.
TV Professional Development.

Assessment method

Cotinuous assessment

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

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Course code BATV
Institution code C39
Campus name City Campus
Campus code C

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

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
Scottish HND Pass This course offers direct entry into third year with HND Creative Industries: Television or equivalent

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £1,825 Year 1
EU £1,825 Year 1
England £1,825 Year 1
Northern Ireland £1,825 Year 1
Scotland £1,825 Year 1
Wales £1,825 Year 1

Additional fee information

Scottish students and EU students may apply to Student Awards Agency Scotland for assistance with the cost of fees.

Provider information

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City of Glasgow College
190 Cathedral Street
G4 0RF

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