Creative Media Production and Technology - Extended Diploma - Level 3


Start:
September
Location:
Balliol Road Campus
Level:
3

Course Details

This course has been designed to provide you with the knowledge, skills and understanding necessary to access and progress to degree-level study and employment in the media sector.
 
You will study practical and theoretical aspects of the industry, including film studies, cinematography, editing, advertising and photography. The course is designed and delivered by industry professionals, and includes guest lecturers from the sector.

The programme also includes studying Maths and English towards GCSE grade 9-4 (old grading system: A*-C) if you do not already have these grades.

  • Introduction to media processes and technical skills
  • Introduction to design and research skills in creative media production
  • Introduction to professional practice in creative media production
  • Critical and contextual awareness
  • Investigating audio production and technology
  • Investigating visual production and technology
  • Investigating interactive media production and technology
  • Developing a creative media production project
  • Characteristics and contexts in media and communication
  • Engaging with an audience in creative media production
  • Preparing for progression in creative media production
  • Specialist study in creative media production
  • Extended project in creative media production
UAL Creative Media Production and Technology - Extended Diploma - Level 3
2 years (with the option of completing a 90 credit qualification after 1 year)
  • University
  • Higher/Degree Apprenticeship
  • Employment
  • Cinematographer
  • Photographer
  • Director or Producer
  • Editor
  • Documentary Maker
  • Animator

Entry Requirements

How much will this course cost me?

Aged 16-18

Free.

Aged 19+

There may be fees associated with this course.

You may be eligible to have some or all of these fees waived by the College, depending on your individual circumstances.

Please call 0151 353 4444 or email enquiries@hughbaird.ac.uk with any queries.

Financial Support (all ages)

You may be eligible to receive financial support for course fees, travel and childcare. Please visit our Student Finance page for more information.

Please call 0151 353 4444 or email enquiries@hughbaird.ac.uk with any queries.

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some frequently asked questions that we are often asked:

If you are aged 16-18 then the majority of our courses are free for you to study. If you are aged 19+ then there may be fees associated with the course. You may be eligible to have some, or all of these fees waived by the College, depending on your individual circumstances. Visit our Student Finance pages for more information.

You do not have to let a lack of money stop you from coming to Hugh Baird College. We have bursaries and grants in place to help support those students that may find it more difficult to cover the costs of participating in further education, these include help with things such as tuition fees, childcare and travel. Visit our Student Finance pages for more information.

No. We can enrol students from any area. Public transport links are good too, so the College is easy to get to from all across Merseyside.

Please contact our independent Careers Advisors. Call 0151 353 4444 or email careers@hughbaird.ac.uk.