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Level 2 BTEC Diploma in Creative Media Production

Be creative, write scripts and develop ideas for videos and productions.

Based in our brand new £60,000 TV studio, green screen infinity cove and editing suites, you will develop your skills and knowledge using industry-standard equipment including video cameras, audio equipment, and editing software, Premier Pro.

When will I start the course and how long will it take?

The course will start in September and will take one year to complete.

What will I study?

You will study a wide range of media-based topics which allows you to develop your creativity and technical skills including:

  • Pre-production, scripting, storyboarding and casting
  • Practical camera skills, soundtrack and editing post-production video editing using the latest Adobe Creative Cloud Suite
  • Factual/documentary television production
  • Photoshop/desktop based skills
  • Key concepts of theoretical media
  • TV Studio production with our new state-of-the-art studio

How is it assessed?

Creative Media at St Helens College is 100% digital. We work professionally via Office 365 implementing a variety of different assessment methods from written reports, production folders, scripts and final productions (video, web and print) to camera work.

Do I need any previous qualifications to start this course?

You should have two GCSEs at grade 3 (equivalent to grade D) or above and two GCSEs at grade 4 (equivalent to grade C) or above.

English and maths forms an important part of your future, ensuring you achieve the best success in your chosen career. As part of your study programme, you will work towards achieving your qualifications in English and maths.

What are the course fees?

If you are a school leaver, aged 16-18, (under the age of 19 on or before 31st August 2018), you do not pay tuition fees or examination and registration fees and may be eligible for additional support depending on your financial situation. For more information, please click here.

What can I go on to do once I have completed this course?

This course is your first stepping stone to a fantastic and exciting career in the industry.

Upon completion, you will have the opportunity to progress on to the level 3 extended diploma to advance your skills and knowledge.

Ref: Nicola Pearce

Why study Media with us?

Innovative Facilities

Develop your skills in our brand new TV studio, infinity cove and editing suites.

Live Projects and Briefs

Work on live projects with professional clients such as St Helens RFC and Wish FM.

Wide Range of Skills

Explore a wide range of topics from camera and software skills to digital and print-based media.

Student Support

Tutors are consistently recognised for their dedication, student support and teaching methods.

Excellent Progression

Excellent progression routes can lead to university, an apprenticeship or employment.

Employment Opportunities

MediaCity and Liverpool are just around the corner and provide some amazing opportunities.