West Herts College

HND Creative Media Production: Film West Herts College Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd


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Course summary

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HND in Creative Media Production Film is a practical course that will vastly develop your filmography skills. Film practice based assignments are flexibly combined with a level of theory that enables students to understand both the professional standards expected of them, and Britain’s place in the global film market.

Students will benefit from access to our excellent production and post-production facilities; a fully furnished professional studio, a range of up to date industry standard cameras and sound equipment, and excellent video editing rooms. An emphasis on real world vocational practices and briefs rests at the core of our teaching and learning within the HND, delivered by lecturers with both extensive academic and professional industry experience.

Year 1 modules could include:

  • An individual project

  • Film production practices

  • Editing for film

  • Cinematography

  • Light and sound

  • Film studies

  • Professional practices

  • The Creative Media Industry

Year 2 modules could include:

  • Advanced film production studies

  • Drama

  • Narrative

  • Advanced cinematography

  • Advanced editing for film and television

  • Advanced film criticism

  • A collaborative project

Assessment for these units are entirely assignment based through the course work undertaken.

Upon completion you can continue your studies with progression onto a Level 6 BA Hons course in; Film Studies, Moving Image, Media Studies or Film and TV.
Alternatively, because of the industry focus of this qualification you can enter straight into your career from college. Possible fields include Film Production, Film Editing, Production Design and Script-writing.

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 2405
Institution code W40
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

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
UCAS Tariff 48 points You will need 48 UCAS points from an appropriate Level 3 qualification, such as a BTEC Level 3 qualification, an A-Level profile that demonstrates strong performance in a relevant subject, or other related Level 3 qualifications. This profile is likely to be supported by GCSE grades at A* - D/9-3 in maths and English language (or equivalent).

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £6,165 Year 1
EU £6,165 Year 1
International £6,165 Year 1
England £6,165 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6,165 Year 1
Scotland £6,165 Year 1
Wales £6,165 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Provider information

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West Herts College
Watford Campus
Hempstead Road
WD17 3EZ

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