The Level 2 Extended Certificate in Creative Media Skills is an exciting and challenging course which encourages you to gain media specific theoretical writing skills, technical and practical skills,media specific knowledge, technical and practical skills enabling you to make informed choices with regard to a future career. The Level 2 is a nationally-recognised qualification designed to prepare young people for the real world through practical activities and industry-fit-for-purpose assessments. Alongside the course you will be able to retake those all-important English and Maths GCSEs.
Course Content The qualification has been developed in consultation with employers in the digital audio/visual sector to ensure that you develop the skills and behaviours that give you the best opportunity to be successful in applying for apprenticeships and further education. Learners will cover Planning and Pitching a Media Product, Moving Image Production, Editing for Moving Image, Audio Production, Lighting and Filming. There is an externally assessed controlled assessment Unit as part of the course and Work Experience is mandatory. The course aims to develop a foundation of skills, knowledge and behaviours expected by employers in the media production sector of the Creative Industries. The programme includes Mathematics and English at an applicable level.
Entry Requirements Four GCSEs at grades D - E/3 - 2 or equivalent including GCSE English. Successful interview and satisfactory reference. Evidence of visual and written work.
Duration and Delivery
Progression The L2 Certificate in Creative Media ( QCF Film and Television NCFE) is an ideal route for students looking to progress to a BTEC Level 3 in Creative Media, Digital Design, Games Design, Graphics or Photography courses. Many students progress to a related Apprenticeship or work. To progress, students should sucessfully complete the L2 Certificate in Creative Media ( QCF Film and Television NCFE) course to Merit standard, along with English or Maths GCSE at C/4 or above.
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Chloe studied BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Photography at Kingston College and previously attended school in Spain. She is now studying a BA (Hons) Fashion Media and Promotion at University of the Creative Arts. Chloe has provided the following account of her time at Kingston College: When… Read More