City Campus Manchester
(Full Time - 2 years)
The course has been created in partnership with Pie Analysis, an independent digital agency based in The Sharp Project, Manchester. The course provides various opportunities for those who have an interest in content creation for social media platforms & Digital Film production to explore, develop and test their creativity within a qualification structure.
The course will provide students with the knowledge, skills and understanding necessary to access and progress to degree-level study and employment in the digital media sector with a strong focus on social media & YouTube.
The curriculum assignment briefs reflect the demands of working in digital design and communication. We've put employment-focused skills at the heart of the course so you can confidently apply for creative and production jobs straight after leaving College.
Please Click Here to view the specific entry requirements for our 16-18 Study Programmes.
Work Experience is a vital part of the course and you will be supported in finding a work placement relevant to your study.
The course is assessed through written reports, blogs, vlogs, work journals, sketchbooks, portfolio development, image creation, design solutions, audio-visual recordings, one to one feedback and interviews.
There are no formal examinations connected to this course. A Students overall grade will come from the final major project assessed by tutors and moderated by the exam board at the end of each year.
Successful completion of this course can lead you to a wide range of higher education courses, foundation degrees and BA degrees with our higher education partner, UCEN Manchester. Students progressing from The Manchester College will receive a cash award through the Achievers Scholarship.
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You may also be able to enter employment directly or join an apprenticeship or higher apprenticeship scheme. Opportunities to understand your options are available throughout your time studyingCareers page
If you need help with affording college, there are a number of different finance and funding options available to you. You might be eligible for special bursary support or extra help from the government. Have a look at our fees, finance & funding page to find out all the information you need.Fees, finance and funding page
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In one of The Manchester College’s 19 Centres of Excellence you’ll develop the skills and gain the qualifications that you need to take the next steps towards your dream career.Learn more
In our unique Industry Excellence Academy you’ll benefit from a programme of study that has been co-developed, and is co-delivered, with one of our industry partners.Learn more
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In a subject area that covers an incredible range of topics and disciplines – from animation and photography to directing videos and designing video games – you’ll never be stuck for choice in a future career.