BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma in Creative Digital Media Production (Film, Television and Radio Pathway)

Course Overview

If you are planning to diversify into any aspect of the TV or Film industry you will want to complete our National Extended Diploma. Aimed at those who have already successfully completed our National Foundation Diploma, you will spend time further developing your specialist skills ready for entry to industry or further training. With ex-students now working across TV, Film, Radio and Digital media, this course gives you a professional understanding of the ever changing industry.

Course Requirements

BTEC Level 3 National Foundation Diploma in Creative Digital Media Production (Film, Television and Radio Pathway).

Course Skills & Benefits

This course gives you industry-based transferable skills that are the most asked for by employers. You will focus on practical projects to give you direct experience of the practices and protocols used in the industry, and you will learn the theory behind the skills too. Each project helps you understand an important area of the industry. TV and Film studies helps you become ready for work with the main abilities needed for areas of media, film photography and sound.

Mandatory Units

Working in the Creative and Media Industry
Digital Media Skills
Specialist Subject Investigation

Optional Units

Options may include:

Film Production - Fiction
Radio Production - Fiction
Advertising Production
Factual Production
News Production
Storyboarding for Digital Media
Scriptwriting
Single Camera Techniques
Film Editing
Interviewing Techniques
Sound Editing
Sound Recording
Sound Mixing

Course Progression

This course prepares you for both Higher Education and Employment, through a challenging programme of lectures, workshops and design briefs.

Course Assessment

The course is assessed in a variety of ways including practical assessments, written assessments, research projects and presentation work. There are no exams connected to this course.

Course Finance

This further education course is free for all 16-18 year olds who are a resident in the UK and the European Economic Area or have been for the last 3 years. You must be under 19 years old on 31st August in the calendar year you start your course.

19+ learners, please contact the Customer Services team on 0161 886 7070 for course and fee information.

Course Additional Information

Full-time