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Bedford College Group

Foundation Degree Media Production (Bedford)

UCAS Code: P310

Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA

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Course option

2.0years

Full-time | 2020

This course will provide you with a range of practical skills in media production, increasing your understanding of issues concerned with the media industry and encouraging your personal and professional development. You will be able to undertake work placements and use our onsite production and training environment to give you realistic training and experience to help with your studies. During the course you will also have the opportunity to work on live projects with real clients.

During the course you will study a range of topics, including:
- Creating a production

- Documentary

- Film studies

- Media employment/industries

- Production design

- Skills development

- Ways of seeing

- Writing to direct.

You can progress on to a third year top-up course, delivered at the University of Bedfordshire, to achieve a BA Media Production degree. This course will also give you the skills you need to start a career in short film, documentary or television production.

Modules

You will study the following units:

Level 4 (Year 1)

Create a production (video production and editing)
Film studies (film theory and practical video production)
Skills development (academic skills)
Ways of seeing (visual language deconstruction)

Level 5 (Year 2)

Media employment (exploring career paths).
Production design (practical film, prop, costume making)
TV and film documentary (practical video production)
Write to direct (scriptwriting).

Assessment methods

You will be assessed through completing project brief-based assignments.

Tuition fees

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England
£6,165
per year
Northern Ireland
£6,165
per year
Scotland
£6,165
per year
Wales
£6,165
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Main Site of Bedford College

Department:

Performing Arts and Media

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