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This course will enable you to select a career in the creative industries and develop your skills in that chosen area.


Level SCQF 5

Delivery Blended | Friday


Location Blended

Attend timetabled classes at college, your school or online for some of your learning and assessments.  Also access online Brightspace or Google Classrooms for self-directed study. 

(there will be a requirement to attend x3 face-to-face sessions over the academic year) 

Duration 1 Year


Course content...

Throughout the course, you will study:

  • Creative Industries: An Introduction - The unit introduces learners to different sectors of the creative industries and the career paths, job roles and responsibilities of those working within the industry.
  • Creative Industries: Skills Development - The focus of this unit is primarily on practical activity. Learners will have the opportunity to practise and develop their craft and improve practical skills associated with a chosen job role in the creative industries.
  • Creative Industries: The Creative Process - The unit focuses on creative thinking and collaborative working. It will provide learners with an awareness of the key stages of a creative process.
  • Creative Industries: Creative Project - The focus of this unit is primarily on practical activity carried out in a creative context. Learners will work as part of a team throughout the planning and implementation of a creative project to a given brief.

Where you can go... 

Achievement of this qualification could lead directly on to NC level 6 Music or Sound Production.


Entry requirements

You must have attained three passes at National 4 level, demonstrate a keen interest in at least one area within creative industries and have a satisfactory reference.