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NESCOT

Creative Media (Moving Image)

UCAS Code: P3P3

Higher National Diploma - HND

Entry requirements


UCAS Tariff

64

Plus: GCSE : minimum of five subject including Mathematics and English Language at grade 4

About this course


Course option

2.0years

Full-time | 2021

Our HNC/HND Creative Media course has been designed to reflect industry, and as such you will develop your creative, technical and organisational skills across a number of media sectors. Using industry-standard software and equipment, working individually and in teams, you will complete a diverse range of projects developed to mould you into a highly employable, modern, media professional.

Students on NESCOT higher education course are typically taught in class sizes of 16 or fewer and delivered in our HE Zone.

Modules

The course is made up of 15 units. Units are grouped together into larger modules of learning to provide a vocational learning experience.

Year 1:

Unit 1 Individual Project (Pearson - set)
Unit 2 Creative Media Industry
Unit 3 Professional Practice
Unit 7 Film Practices
Unit 8 Film Studies
Unit 26 Editing for Film and Television
Unit 30 Principles of Animation
Unit 77 Cinematography - Camera

Year 2:
Unit 36 Collaborative Project (Pearson-set)
Unit 37 Personal Professional Development
Unit 56 Documentary
Unit 60 Advanced Animation
Unit 83 Advanced Film Production Studies
Unit 86 Film Criticism
Unit 88 Advanced Editing for Film and Television

Assessment methods

Assessment is by coursework. Each unit is internally assessed and graded by lecturers. Grades awarded are at a pass, merit or distinction level.. The course includes both formative or practice assessment and formal summative assessments. The purpose of a formative assessment is to develop and test your understanding in the subject area. Formative assessments do not count towards your final module mark but your course team will give you feedback to help you improve. Formal or summative assessments normally count towards your module/unit mark and therefore towards your final award (i.e. class of degree, distinction/merit/pass). Assessment methods may include written examinations, and a range of coursework assessments such as essays, reports, portfolios, performance, presentations and often a major project or dissertation in the final year.

Tuition fees

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Channel Islands
£6,800
per year
England
£6,800
per year
Northern Ireland
£6,800
per year
Scotland
£6,800
per year
Wales
£6,800
per year

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Course location:

NESCOT

Department:

Media Arts

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