Level 2

Digital Technologies (Media Pathway) Level 2 Diploma

Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2021
FREE* Southend Campus
Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2021
FREE* Southend Campus

Overview

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. 

Entry Requirements

  • Level 1 qualification or GCSEs x 2 at grade 3/D in MATHS or ENGLISH
  • Successful attendance at interview event
  • You will be asked to provide evidence of your ability in the subject which could be in the form of a portfolio

Course Structure

  • 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

Assessment & Feedback

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

Course Cost

School Leavers, full time: FREE

FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment

What Next...

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