During the 2-year programme, students will learn the core knowledge and skills that are needed for entry to a range of media, broadcast and production occupations. Students will develop an understanding of a broad range of issues relevant to the sector. This two year programme includes 9 weeks minimum working with an employer on an industry work placement.
You will spend 80% of your time in the classroom and 20% on a 45-day placement with an employer to give you the skills and knowledge companies look for. Your industry placement will give you the chance to learn what a real career is like while continuing your studies.
5 GCSEs at 9-5, inclusive of English and Maths. Successful interview and portfolio
An enthusiasm for working in the creative media sector. 5 GCSEs at 9-4, inclusive of English and Maths
Potential career options include:Studio Sound Engineer Audio Visual Technician Live Sound Engineer TV or Film Sound Technician Stagehand Lighting Technician TV or Film Production Assistant Radio Broadcast Assistant TV or Film Assistant Director TV or Film Director TV or Film Producer Media Researcher Video Editor Broadcast Engineer TV or Film Camera Operator You will also have UCAS points that will allow you to study at university.