Subject: BTEC Media
Subject: Level 3 BTEC Media (Certificate and Subsidiary Diploma)
Level 3 BTEC Media is a challenging and diverse subject, which results in a Subsidiary Diploma at the end of the two year program. It works well when combined with Photography and the Humanities subjects and is entirely unit based. It allows a wide choice to match your interests in projects and assignments that are based on realistic situations, activities and demands.
You will learn to be prepared for the challenges of this evolving and contemporarily relevant industry through exploration of pre-production, research and editing techniques, communication skills, film and television industries, music video production, advertisement and marketing. You will enhance your enjoyment and appreciation of the media and its role in your daily life, as well as develop critical understanding of the media through engagement with media products and concepts and through the creative application of practical skills.
The course introduces you to particular areas of the Media industry and provides a good basis to develop your studies to either further academic studies or a career. You will gain a wealth of skills that will enhance your opportunities beyond Post-16 Education. It allows you to progress to further education as well as a plethora of career options in such lines of work as animation, journalism, advertisement production, computer games production, corporate production, interactive media and publishing.