The UAL Level 3 Diploma and Extended Diploma in Creative Media Production and Technology will explore all aspects of Creative Media Production including film-making, sound recording/production as well as production processes. Alongside this you will develop skills in Digital and Interactive Media such as working with user interface/experience, 2D animation and social media content creation.
You will study a variety of units depending on the level of course. Towards the end of each year will get the chance to specialise/focus in areas which you wish to pursue and to create your own Final Major Project.
What you'll learn
Your units will include:
- Introduction to Media Processes & Technical Skills
- Investigating Audio and Visual Production & Technology
- Investigating Interactive Media Production & Technology
- Critical & Contextual Awareness
- Specialist Study in Creative and Digital Media Production
- Developing a Creative Media Production
How you'll learn and be assessed
UAL Awarding Body believes in transformative education. They design and award creative qualifications that empower and inspire educators to help students reach their potential.
UAL Awarding Body is regulated by Ofqual, Qualifications Wales and CCEA Regulation and currently offers qualifications in Art and Design, Fashion Business and Retail, Creative Media Production and Technology, Music Performance and Production and Performing and Production Arts. They are also the UK’s leading provider of the Foundation Diploma in Art and Design. Their qualifications have high retention and achievement rates because they are flexible, responsive and relevant to industry needs, and facilitate student progression.
Most of our students progress to higher-education programmes at either degree or HND level. Many choose to specialise in a particular field once they move on to university, having experienced a range of options as part of their programme.
Following university, examples of possible careers include:
- film making
- camera operation
- advertising executive
- public relations
- professional photographer
A minimum of four GCSEs at Grade 4 or above (A*–C), including English and maths. Alternatively, a Level 2 Diploma in a media-based qualification at Grade Merit or Distinction, plus English and maths GCSEs at Grade 4 (C) or above.
Where possible, applicants should have some practical media experience beforehand. If you are interested in a Level 3 programme and have alternative qualifications you would like us to consider, please contact us to discuss your circumstances.
All students will have their literacy and numeracy needs supported within the programme.