This is a robust award of practical and related theoretical content which provides you with the opportunity for progressive development of competencies and personal learning through the study of new/current media content along with some historical understanding of the development of these industries.
The award allows you to develop vocational skills relating to the National Occupational Standards and provides you with the opportunity to concentrate in specific areas of the media while developing cross media production skills. As part of the programme, your knowledge is developed in relation to the creative process through practical projects and through the study of the job roles and functions within the creative media industries.
You will also have the opportunity to gain Higher Photography and Higher Media Studies.
All applicants will be interviewed.
You will study:
Continuous assessment with the option of gaining Higher Photography and Higher Media Studies (if taking the latter, there is an end of year exam).
For information on costs of this course please contact the college at which you wish to study.
Bursary or EMA (Educational Maintenance Allowance)
The NC enables entry to a variety of media-related HNC courses depending on choice of subject specialism: for example, HNC, HND or degree programmes in Broadcasting, Journalism, Radio, Publishing and Television.
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