BTEC Higher National Certificate in Creative Media Production


1. Qualification details

Qualification name BTEC Higher National Certificate in Creative Media Production
Qualification level Level 4
Awarding organisation Pearson Education Ltd (Formerly EDEXCEL)
Course webpage https://www.boston.ac.uk/courses/find-a-course/area/media/creative-media-production-film-hnc-level-4
Course type Full time
Course start date 16 September 2019
Instruction language English
Additional price description The Creative Media Production HNC will cost you £5550.Fees may vary depending on personal circumstances, please enquire for further information. You can apply for a student loan to cover the costs of course fees. You may also be able to apply for various grants and loans to support your learning. Specific advice regarding student loans and other benefits can be obtained from www.gov.uk/student-financeThe careers team based in College can also assist your application. Please contact them via the Information Line on 01205 313218.International and EU Students, please contact the International Office on +44 (0)1205 313212 or enquiry@boston.ac.uk for details on fees. Please note that all fees are subject to change.
Funding information Advanced Learner Loans available
Attendance pattern Daytime/working hours

2. Course description

The Pearson BTEC Level 4 HNC in Creative Media Production (Film) provides a specialist programme of study that covers the technical knowledge, understanding and practical skills relevant to careers in the Creative Media Production (Film) sector. The purpose of BTEC Higher Nationals in Creative Media Production (Film) is to develop you as a professional, self-reflecting individual able to meet the demands of employers in the creative industries and adapt to a constantly changing world. The course has been designed to meet the needs of the contemporary creative industries. This dynamic and rapidly changing sector of the global economy covers a wide range of subjects, including those of Creative Media Production (Film). The Level 4 Creative Media Production (Film) HNC is made up of four standard mandatory units, as well as two mandatory units from your chosen 'specialist pathway'. You will also study two chosen optional units that can be discussed with your tutor to suit your preferred pathway. Standard mandatory units for Level 4 include: Individual Project (Pearson-set unit), Creative Media Industry, Professional Practice, . Specialist mandatory units for Level 4 include: Film Practices, Film Studies , Editing for Film and Television, . The course is delivered using a balance between practical and theory. We include e-learning, one-to-one support, events and speakers. You will have access to Boston College's Film & TV Production facilities which include a TV Studio, film editing and graphic design suites with Apple Mac computers and industry standard equipment, including Canon C100 cameras, a DJI Mavic Pro drone, various cine lenses and software such as Adobe Creative Cloud, and a photographic studio.

3. Entry requirements

The entry requirements for the Level 4 Creative Media Production HNC are a Merit or Distinction at Level 3 in a related subject, or Access to HE qualification, or an A level equivalent (minimum 80 new UCAS points) in related subjects. You will also need to have GCSEs in English and Maths at grade 4 (C) or above, or Functional Skills Level 2 and/or minimum IELTS score of 6. Individual cases will be considered, as well as relevant work experience will also be taken in to consideration if you fall outside of any of the above entry qualifications. If you are concerned about the above entry requirements an alternative course available is the Level 3 Diploma in Creative Media Production.

4. Equipment required

No equipment required

5. Assessment method

Not available

6. Venue

Name Boston College Skirbeck Road
Address Skirbeck Road
Lincolnshire
PE21 6JF
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Website http://www.boston.ac.uk

7. Other dates and venues

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