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Creative Media Film

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If you wish to study this course full-time you must apply through UCAS. UCAS Code: D2T3. Institution code Y70.

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This creative course will give you the knowledge, practical experience and confidence to progress into a career in Television and Film, in a variety of roles including; video editing, content production, scriptwriting and television studio operations.

If you have an active interest in film and video production and an eagerness to develop your expertise in experimentation and creative development, then this could be the perfect course for you.

This programme will equip you with the skills, knowledge and practical experience necessary to progress onto a successful career in the creative industries, with a focus on shooting, editing, content generation and digital production. It is an ideal base for developing skills for podcasting, vlogging, web-based and freelance work.

The HNC in Creative Media Production (Film) feeds directly into the HND in Creative Media Production, allowing you to study the subject at a greater depth.

Our Approach

This one-year programme will enable you to analyse, discuss and evaluate the theoretical elements whilst participating in practical workshops. You will learn and apply storytelling techniques, framing and the application of sound and light to film and digital media.

You will be assessed using a variety of techniques, including lectures, seminars, screenings, reflective critiques, independent study and group research activities.

Entry Requirements

32 UCAS tariff points.

Level 3 qualification in a relevant subject or A Levels.

Or Significant relevant prior learning and experience.

Course Length

One year full-time 

Dates and Times

Course begins September 2021 and will run over 3 days a week.

Course Modules

  • Individual Project 
  • Creative Media Industry 
  • Professional Practice 
  • Film Practices 
  • Film Studies 
  • Editing for Film & Television 
  • Principles of Photography
  • Cinematography

Skills You Will Learn

  • Time management
  • Critical and creative thinking
  • Scheduling
  • Teamwork and collaboration
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Working to a brief
  • Reflective and evaluation skills
  • Initiative

Career Progression

Successful completion of the HNC Creative Media Production (Film) will enable you to enrol on the HND Creative Media Production (Film) course.  

Students will have the opportunity to study film production in greater depth, further enhancing their understanding of the subject and improving their employment goals.


£7200 per year. Student Finance England funding is available via the direct.gov website.

Additional Costs

Not applicable for this course.

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