Creative Media BTEC Extended Diploma
BTEC Extended Diploma
Vocational Creative Media looks at a wide variety of subject disciplines geared towards working in the media industry.
This is a specialist two-year course with an integrated creative and technical study of media production. Although the course is practical, developing skills such as team-building, communication and presentation, there are substantial written elements that have to be covered in each unit.
The course is 100% assessed by coursework. Some will be assignments produced to meet criteria, there will be some practical assessments where opportunity arises and there will be some work undertaken under controlled conditions.
- Graphic Designer
- Web Designer
- Video Editor
- Game Designer
- Visual Effects Artist
More than just a course
During the course you will have the opportinuty to visit companies working in the media sector. Creative Media will fully prepare you for a specialist career path within the digital media industries.
- Develop high level skills in industry standard software
- Visits to globally recognised institutions such as the BBC & McCann.
- Work for local clients and entrepreneurs on live projects
Units you could study
- Working in the Creative Media Industry
- Digital Media Skills
- Branding Campaigns
- Website Production
- Digital Games Production
- App Design
- Advertising & Marketing
- Film production.
- 3D Modelling
A minimum of 5 GCSE grade 4-9 (A-C) Including English and/or Maths at a minimum of level 4.
“Creative Media is an excellent subject that combines practical assignments with written work and creates a constantly changing subject that is diverse and interesting.” Matthew Sayers – Y13 Creative Media
Game Design Student at Salford University.