Media Production Advanced


Media Production Advanced

UAL Level 3 Extended Diploma in Media Production & Technology


In the last few years there has been a 24% rise in jobs in this sector, due to the demand for more and more content. Careers in this sector cover anything from camera operators, to animators, to directors. The opportunity for progression is huge, with TV and film being one of the most globally dominating industries. The UK film sector contributes approximately £1.3bn to the economy, and has the third largest consumer market worldwide for filmed entertainment.

Course Information

  • Start Date 14/09/2020
  • Day Monday to Friday
  • Start/End Time 09:00 / 18:00
  • Course Ref 0011P-1/2
  • Location Chaffron Way Campus
  • Fees
  • 19 - 23 £ 7395.00
  • 24+ £ 7395.00
  • Overseas £ 7395.00
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If you are over 19+ then please contact us for more information

What will I do?

From learning how to use industry standard film production equipment in our television production studio, to animation and drawing storyboards, you can expect to graduate as a well-rounded producer, director, and media specialist. Learning from tutors with extensive industry experience, you will gain the required studio skills in editing and recording sound and footage. You will learn all about animation for media production, including coming up with concepts for storyboards. You will experience life in the industry first hand through work experience and visits to live studio-based TV shows and expos. You will also work on live projects commissioned via employers.

There is a key focus on work experience in both years to ensure you develop employability skills and apply them in a real environment. We have a dedicated team to support you with work experience and opportunities for enhanced work experience opportunities where you will work with a company for a number of weeks.

What's next?

You will gain a host of transferable skills throughout your course, meaning your next steps may lead you down many different paths. You could move on to study a higher education course, either at MK College, or at university. You could choose from TV production, animation, journalism, and many more. You could also seek an apprenticeship in the sector, meaning you’ll be able to earn a wage whilst still learning and gaining new qualifications. You may decide to also use the contacts you’ve gained throughout your course to head straight into the industry, as a junior researcher, runner, or camera person.

Is it for me?

Have you always had a fascination with media in its various forms, from TV, to film, to digital? Are you creative and do you enjoy working with others? If so, this broad- based Media course could be for you. It offers an introduction to a range of disciplines and practices from within the industry. You must have a creative flair and have a technical mind, as you will need to learn to use a variety of equipment to a high standard. You must be able to work well in a team, adapting to take on different roles as required.

4 GCSEs at grade C/4 or above including Maths and English.

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