Entry Requirements

4 GCSEs grade D (grade 3) or above, including English, or a relevant Level 1 qualification plus a passion to create film and television productions.

You will attend an interview at the college and be required to provide evidence of the following - a piece of written work relating to media, a recent school report from your current or previous place of study (covering attendance rates and classroom behaviour), prior qualifications and/or predicted grades.

Who is the course for

Begin developing the skills required to become a creative practitioner working in the media industry, in roles such as director, screenwriter or camera operator.

Course Content

Topics include:

  • filming
  • editing
  • script writing
  • research techniques
  • contextual studies.

These are covered through a variety of practical project briefs closely linked to industry practices, which offer the opportunity to create short films, as well as specialised advertising and documentary productions. Projects are enhanced by guest speakers from industry and field trips to employers such as Sky.

Where next - Further Studies

UAL Level 3 Diploma / Extended Diploma in Creative Media Production and Technology.

Where next - Job Opportunities

Students can work on a broad range of creative roles in the media industry, for example production jobs like a runner, camera operator, sound recordist, editor, or director.

More Information

Last updated: 12 January 2018

How to Apply

To apply for a course choose one of these methods:

  • Online - click the Apply Now button, fill out the form and submit
  • Post - download an application form here , or use the form in the prospectus. Fill it out and return it to: Student Records/Admissions, Uxbridge College, Park Road, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 1NQ.

When we have received your application we will contact you to arrange an interview time.

Uxbridge Campus: Course Starting Mon 03 September 2018

Starts: 03/09/2018

Duration: 1 Year(s)

Where: Uxbridge Campus

When: Monday-Friday 09:00 to 17:00