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Creative Media Production (Broadcast Media)Level 3 Extended Diploma

Broadcast Media covers TV & Film production, Radio, Print and industry knowledge to give you the best insight into working in the creative media industry.

Course details


Broadcast Media aims to give students a broad understanding of several different areas of the media industry in a practical and creative Level 3 Extended Diploma. This course is ideal for those interested in studying media, but are not sure of a specific pathway and want to take a multi-skilled approach to learning about the industry. On the course you will learn how to film and edit a short film using high end media resources. You will work in our radio studio, learning how to mix and record your own radio broadcasts. You will learn how to create digital images, design your own magazine and alongside this will study media theory which give you an understanding of how the media industry sector operates.

What's covered?

  • film animation
  • print production
  • understanding the media industries
  • producing professional media products
  • maths and English

How will my work be assessed?

  • practical tasks and supporting written material

What can I do after this?

  • higher education at university or college, including our BA (Hons) Film and Television Production at University Centre Southend
  • four GCSEs at grade four/grade C or above, including maths and English, or
  • Creative Digital Media Production Level 2 Extended Certificate plus maths and English at grade four/grade C or above, or equivalent
  • you will be asked to provide evidence of your ability in the subject which could be in the form of a portfolio
  • successful attendance at interview event

Open Event - Southend Campus

Tuesday, 19 March 2019

Our Southend Campus is located next to Southend Central train station and offers A-level courses and an impressive range of vocational subjects in realistic work environments using cutting-edge technology.


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  • Venue Southend Campus
  • Starts Wednesday, September 4, 2019
  • Attendance Full time
  • Duration 2 years
  • Provision School leavers
  • Cost Free
  • Cost details FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment
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