Overview top

Have you ever wanted to be a film-maker or dreamed of being a games designer? Then this course could be the course that gets you on the route to your dream job.

The course is tailored for those learners who may not have achieved the qualifications to progress onto a level 3 Programme and provides an introduction to the different media sectors through a practical and vocational context.

BTEC Level 2 First Diploma in Creative Digital media production offers students an engaging introduction to the creative media industry. Over the course of the year the students will have a chance to develop skills working in all the media industries on both a theoretical and practical level. This will include working in Film and Television, Games Design and Testing, radio, journalism, advertising and many more. The course also has a strong focus on media theory providing students with the knowledge that creates the foundation of creative media production.

This course can help you to take your first steps into a career in the media industry…where will it take you?

Entry Requirements top

Interview with the media team. Minimum of Level 1 or equivalent in English.

Assessment top

The course is assessed through a number of written and practical assignments. The course is also assessed through two 60 minute exams that the learners must successfully pass in order in order to pass the course.

Professional Opportunities top

This course is an ideal route for progression onto one of our level 3 Media courses, where learners can choose a more specialised route. Our level 3 courses include:

  • BTEC Level 3 Foundation Diploma in Creative Digital Media Production (Film and Television)
  • BTEC Level 3 Foundation Diploma in Creative Digital Media Production (Games Design)
  • BTEC Level 3 Foundation Diploma in Creative Digital Media Production (Radio Production)
  • BTEC Level 3 Foundation Diploma in Creative Digital Media Production (Journalism and Interactive Publishing)

Further Information top

Contact the Course Leader: Chris Thompson on email at christopher.thompson@stc.ac.uk

Dates & Fees

Contact us for current course dates and fees.

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