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Media Production

University Centre Somerset - Bridgwater & Taunton College

UCAS Code: P300 | Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA

Entry requirements


UCAS Tariff

48

You will require a minimum of 48 UCAS tariff points from a full Level 3 qualification in a relevant subject area and at least four GCSEs at Grades 4-9 including maths and English or a recognised equivalent Level 2.

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About this course


Course option

2.0years

Full-time | 2022

The Foundation Degree in Media Production covers an ever expanding range of technical skills which are used to implement exciting responses to creative project briefs. Modules will help develop your own voice as a digital storyteller in a range of media – either speaking for yourself or helping others to tell their story.

The course has excellent links with industry and in the past has worked with charities to produce powerful documentaries, exhibited at an open air cinematic festival and produced travelogues while visiting New York, Los Angeles, Prague, Rome and Berlin. We work with a range of professional practitioners to ensure you leave with the skills and understanding required for a successful career in this booming industry.

Career Progression
On successful completion of the course, you may be able to progress to a degree at University Centre Somerset, or other universities. Please note there is a deadline for progression applications and places may be subject to availability.

Alternatively, you may wish to embark on a career in the creative and media industries including TV, film or photography

Modules

The modules studied may include:
* Studio Production - technical skills building
* Documentary Production - combining technical and narrative practices to document a story
* Critical Practice - covering audiences, narrative theory and documentary analysis
* Live Project - working with a client
* Music Videos
*Advertising

Assessment methods

A range of study methods are used with an emphasis on using modern technology creatively to both research ideas and communicate completed products. You are encouraged to work to your strengths, and will be supported in developing these skills.

The Uni


Course location:

Taunton Campus

Department:

Creative Arts

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