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University Centre Peterborough

Media Production

UCAS Code: P300

Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

Entry requirements


UCAS Tariff

64

A levels required; 2 A levels in related subjects. BTEC/Access required; A BTEC National or a full Access Certificate in a related subject. GCSEs required; 3 GCSEs at grade C or above in English, Mathematics and Science.

About this course


Course option

3.0years

Full-time | 2021

Media Production is an industry focused-course drawing on core disciplines in TV production, film, audio production and digital media design. We have designed the course to equip you with the practical, creative and commercial skills needed to succeed in the creative media sector.
These include the ability to:
Communicate and tell stories through a range of media
Achieve professional competence in TV, audio, film and networked media
Become a versatile, creative media practitioner capable of adapting to changing circumstances and capitalizing on opportunities that arise
Practice in a professional and ethical manner
The course is delivered at the state-of-the-art Media and Journalism Centre in the heart of the city and at the University Centre main campus where you will learn under the guidance of current industry professionals and be given a practical grounding in TV, film, audio production, digital media design and scriptwriting.
During your time with us you will have the opportunity to work with local and regional partners in Peterborough and undertake exciting commissions with local media organisations. You will also have the opportunity to learn from creative practitioners and media professionals in our guest speaker events organised by students and staff.
The courses at University Centre Peterborough are studied in smaller class sizes compared with other universities, a typical class size is under 30 students. size is under 30 students.

Modules

Year one core modules Media, Culture and Society Introduction to Video Introduction to Radio and Audio Production Theorising Popular Culture Introduction to TV Studies Media and Technology Introduction to Desktop Publishing Year two core modules Digital Media Theory TV Genre Documentary Film Theory Radio Production Language and Image Digital Media Practice and Creative Computing Teenage Kicks: Youth Culture and Media Media Identity and Difference Non Fiction Filmmaking Year three core modules Undergraduate Major Project Independent Film Practice Part Digital Publishing Working in Film and Media Contemporary TV Independent Radio Practice

Assessment methods

You will be assessed via portfolio, seminars, essays and practical submissions.

Tuition fees

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£8,000
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£8,000
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£8,000
per year
Northern Ireland
£8,000
per year
Scotland
£8,000
per year
Wales
£8,000
per year

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Course location:

University Centre Peterborough

Department:

University Centre Peterborough Campus

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