Course Info

HNC in Creative Media Production

Entry Qualifications

See Standard Entry Qualifications.

You are required to have English and Maths at a Grade C/4 or above, a Level 3 Diploma in a Media related subject or two relevant A Levels grade A-C.

Duration

1 Year

Course Content

On a 1-year HNC course in media, learners will develop skills gained at level 3 and take them to the next level of competency. The aim of these courses is to prepare our learners for working in the media industry and developing them as confident professionals in their specialist fields. Taught by teachers experienced in many sectors of the industry, this course will work in partnership with local and national media organisations and businesses to allow each learner to gain professional work experience. This course is split into the following units:

Film and Television:

• Individual Project (Pearson-set)

• Creative Media Industry

• Professional Practice

• Film and Television Practices

• Film Studies

• Light and Sound

• Further 2 optional units

• Game Design

• Further 2 optional units



The BTEC Higher National Certificate (HNC) is a Level 4 qualification made up of 120 credits and is studied full-time over one year.

Special Features

• State of the art TV studio, equipment, Mac Suites, software and industry trained teachers.

• You will be supported in gaining work experience in a professional media industry environment.

Course Format

This is a full time programme; you will complete 2 mandatory units: Contextual Studies and Research Techniques and 6 units chosen for that specialise in Film and Television; you must pass all the units to gain the qualification. You will learn through a variety of methods which will aim to meet the needs of each individual and accommodate different learning styles for example, case studies, assessments, group work, practical work, projects and interactive activities.

Progression

On successful completion of this qualification you can progress onto:

Film and Television:

• Film and Television Production

• Film and Video Editing

• Film and Television Writing