Introduction to Creative Media

Diploma Creative & Digital Media

Course Details

Subject Area
Creative & Digital Media
Age Group
16 - 18

Harpurhey Campus
(Full Time - 1 year)

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Working with industry-standard tools and software, this course will help you develop the all-round technological skills required to move onto further study of creative and digital media, business or computing.

You'll explore a variety of transferable and sector specific skills such as organisational skills, research, progression plans and teamwork as well as studying creative media, business and digital industry based projects.

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Work Experience is a vital part of the course and you will be supported in finding a work placement relevant to your study.

Assessment is carried out through assignments, practical work and presentations throughout the year. Some units will require a portfolio of work to be generated

Once you have completed this qualification, you'll have developed the good basic understanding of these industries and will have the opportunity to progress onto a Level 2 course in either Business, Computing or Creative and Digital Media.
From there you will be able to build on your knowledge and abilities, working towards a number of exciting and dynamic roles in the media, computing or business industry.

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This course is free to enrol on if you're 16-18 years old, but if you're over 19, you might have to pay a tuition fee for this qualification.
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Creative & Digital Media

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.

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