Digital Media BTEC Technical Diploma Level 2

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Immerse yourself in the media industry with this programme. You will learn how to develop your ideas into a tangible digital media product such as a video or podcast. You will work in teams and learn how to interpret a brief. You will learn how to plan a video production and edit your footage, create sound effects, and produce engaging copy.

Contact: Claire Dunkerley


Who is this course for?

Replace with: Our L2 Media students know they want to develop their skills further in areas such as TV production, web content, podcasts, film making and journalism. Using our fully equipped and industry-standard TV studio, screening room, production gallery and editing suites, you will design and make content that excites and engages you. Most students who complete this course of study will move onto Level 3 TV & Film Production or Level 3 Journalism.

Benefits / Skills

• Prepare materials for media through industry-related research, storyboards, scripting and design.

• Respond to media briefs and present and pitch ideas for media content.

• Create short films in genres and formats of your own choice including drama, music videos, documentaries TV news and magazine shows.

• Create video and audio podcasts.

• Prepare materials for online platforms and websites

• Edit images, audio and video using the Adobe Creative Suite with the opportunity of developing advanced techniques.

Entry Requirements

Four GCSE's or equivalent at grade 3 or above

Career Progression

Progression may include a level 3 qualification, an apprenticeship, or relevant employment

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Course Details


1 year

Study Type

Full time

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Course Fee (16-18)

No fee

Course Facts


English and maths will be built into your course if your grades are below 4.

Extra Curriculum

We provide full-time arts education to over 1,000 students every year, from level 1 through to BA Honours degrees. If you are successful in gaining a place on one of our specialist courses, we will work with you to develop your creative skills and prepare you for the next big step – either to university, drama school, art college or the world of work.

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