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Broadcast Media & Photography

Creative Media Production NQ Level 6

Campus Milton Road Campus

Qualification SCQF Level 6

Study mode Full time

Duration 41 weeks

Start date Aug 2021

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Course overview

Get started in the media. Learn camera skills, editing, writing, graphic design, sound recording and lighting. The course is a full time, project-based and will introduce you to the fundamentals of media production in the three main areas of the industry – technical, production and creative. You will gain practical experience in researching, planning and producing content for podcasts, websites, social media, advertisements, short film and television programmes.

Through developing your own projects you’ll gain insight into the creative process and standard industry procedures with the eventual aim of acquiring a job in the industry.

This course is an ideal foundation for HND Television and also offers progression into other Creative Industries courses. 

What you will learn

  • Scriptwriting for different media 
  • Creative technical skills including camera, sound, lighting, editing and graphics for media 
  • Content development for different media platforms and products, including podcasting, social media, web development and video
  • Presentation skills

How the course is assessed

  • You will be assessed through both practical, written and project-based assignments

Number of days per week

  • 3 days per week

Entry requirements

  • Minimum of three passes at SCQF Level 5

Progression and Articulation Routes

  • HND Creative Industries: Television 
  • HND Audio Visual technology 
  • HNC Radio

Career options

  • Entry-level job in the media industry

Study Options

Campus Study mode Start date Duration
Milton Road Campus Full time 30/08/21 41 Weeks

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