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HND Creative Media Production

UCAS Code: G800 Institution Code: S51
Start/End Date: September 2017 - June 2019
September 2018 - June 2020
Duration: 2 years full-time Campus: Town Centre Campus
Course Contact: David Briscoe Telephone: 01744 623312
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HND in Creative Media Production
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The media industry is a fast developing, growing sector. The Northwest has recently seen a resurgence of media opportunities with the development of MediaCityUK in Manchester with many major networks relocating to the North.

The HND in Creative Media Production offers students a vocational progression route into higher level Study. It offers an exciting variety of units including: film studies, advertisement production, scriptwriting and video editing. The HND has a broad media base that reflects a professional working environment, standards and experience needed in order for you to be able to find employment within the industry.

This course is perfect for students who wish to develop their professional level skills in Media Production leading to employment in the media sector. The HND also gives you the opportunity to top-up your degree to a full honours degree at university in Media or a similar discipline.

Course in-depth

What will I study?

The HND in Creative Media Production will develop your professional skills both theoretically and practically. It covers a wide range of units designed to develop skills in a number of different areas of media.

The units will educate in the theoretical aspects of different productions (print production, film studies, sound production, advertising) combined with a strong practical element featuring video production work in a state-of-the-art TV studio, camera skills, editing with industry standard software.

Additionally, you will work with Adobe Creative Cloud programs (including Photoshop) designing print media to professional standards.

The Learning Experience

The learning experience is enhanced on this course through the excellent industry standard facilities available for students to use including a brand new TV studio. With dedicated, vibrant staff with industry experience you will be guided as you undertake a multitude of innovative modules to develop your practical media skills. The HND offers a clear pathway to a degree or employment within the media industry.

How will I study?

Learning will be through practical workshops, lectures, seminars, group work, presentations, live client briefs, self-directed study and research.

You will be supported by a range of resources including library materials and IT access. Additionally, you will have access to a Uni Hub, a dedicated learning environment for degree students.

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed through both practical and theory-based, in order to equip you with the skills required for employment in the industry as well as the background expertise to thrive in the sector.

Who will be teaching me?

The course will be delivered by a range of media practitioners who have a wealth of experience in both education and the industry, each with a different specialist area within media.

Ref: David Briscoe

Why study Media with us?

Innovative Facilities

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

Live Projects

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

Maximising Potential

Our courses are in the top 10% of schools and colleges nationally for maximising student potential.

Student Support

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

Excellent Progression

Students' progress onto university, an apprenticeship or successful employment.

Employment Opportunities

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