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Creative Media Production (Film - Documentary, Short film & Music Video)

Morley College London

UCAS Code: FILD | Higher National Diploma - HND

Entry requirements


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48

48 UCAS points equivalent: - Access to Higher Education Diploma - A levels - BTEC at level 3 With GCSE English grade 4 or C minimum. Desirable GCSE Maths.

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About this course


Course option

2.0years

Full-time | 2022

The HND in Creative Media Production (Film pathway) is a two-year practical exploration of filmmaking designed to make the most of your talents as a filmmaker through exciting and varied projects.

This course will offer you a place to develop and find direction for your work through in-depth and hands-on exploration of documentary, short film and music video formats.

You will learn how to meet the demands of challenging commercial briefs, how to make your short films standout and how to ensure the success and credibility of your documentary work.

You will be given masterclasses in lighting, camera, cinematography, directing, and producing, in addition to specialist workshops on studio music video shooting, green screening, audio, video editing, post-production and conceptualisation. Our contemporary media and film studios will place you in an environment fit for 21st century filmmaking.

By exploring current techniques and trends in documentary, short film and music video production you will also gain an understanding of how these formats engage audiences and help you effectively progress your career in film.

Our close knit team of specialist staff will coach and guide you to find your voice, develop a strong and unique body of work and position yourself in an increasingly exciting industry.

The course will help you deepen your analytical thinking and will help develop your ability to plan, create and successfully manage ambitious and large scale projects.

Throughout your studies you will develop the strong collaborative working, problem solving and communication skills that you will need to succeed.

Our high quality professional coaching and 1 to 1 support will help focus your energies on effectively managing projects involving research and development of ideas, on learning about audiences and dissemination channels and most importantly, on making full use of current technologies to make the most of your vision and talents.

Students will be invited to engage with networks and competitions as part of the programme. There will be opportunities to develop and enhance your professional resume.

In your second year you will extend your portfolio work to include more large scale projects involving collaboration with others and helping you to find your place in the industry.

Modules

Units are subject to change but would usually cover:
- Individual Project
- Creative Media Industry
- Professional Practice
- Film Practice
- Film Studies
- Editing for Film and Television
- Light & Sound
- Single Camera Techniques
- Collaborative Project
- Personal Professional Development
- Advanced Film Production Studies
- Project Management
- Drama
- Narrative
- Documentary

Assessment methods

You will be set projects and assignments to complete and receive ongoing formative feedback throughout. You will also be given final summative grades at the end of projects. When being awarded final grades you will also have details of how to focus your next steps and development. Assessments could include presentations, production of written documents, portfolio elements and research.

Tuition fees

Select where you currently live to see what you'll pay:

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:

Chelsea Centre for the Creative Industries

Department:

Media (Chelsea)

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