University Centre Somerset - Bridgwater & Taunton College has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
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.
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
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
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Taunton Campus|
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
|UCAS Tariff||48 points||from a full level 3 qualification in a relevant subject area|
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