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Digital Technologies Creative Media Pathway Level 2 Diploma

This course is ideal if you have an interest in creative media and would like to explore a range of different forms of media before specialising at level 3.

Course details


This course provides an introduction to a range of creative media and ICT skills. Skills and knowledge will be developed through a focus on the media industry. 

What's covered?

  • Understanding the media industry 
  • Web design 
  • Video production 
  • Sound and radio production 
  • Advertising and advertising techniques 
  • Digital publishing 
  • Photographic techniques 
  • Stop motion animation 
  • Media audiences 
  • Maths and English

How will my work be assessed?

  • Project/portfolio based learning 
  • Practical tasks 
  • Planning of work 
  • Completed work 
  • Evaluations of work
  • Examinations in English and maths

What can I do after this?

You can progress to the Level 3 media course in Computer Games Design, Animation, TV and Film, Broadcast or Digital Publishing.

  • GCSEs at Grade 3 in maths and English or
  • Digital Technologies Level 1 Diploma plus maths and English at level 1 or equivalent 
  • You will be asked to produce evidence of your ability in this subject which could be in the form of a portfolio
  • Successful attendance at an 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 1 year
  • Provision School leavers
  • Cost details FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment
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