Media Production Level 3

Arts, Media and Publishing

Arts, Media and Publishing
Arts, Media and Publishing

What will you be working towards?

Code DV8 3
Qualification Type GCSE or Equivalent
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


The Media Production Course will help you to develop an understanding of the core skills of photography, moving image creation, website design and online promotion.

You will also develop a completed media product such as music video, website, film or photo portfolio, which you will then develop into a viable business proposal.

You will develop strong vocational and personal competencies, such as working to deadlines, time management and project planning, independent study and professional communication, in order to prepare for roles within Media or for further study at University level and beyond.


• Develop your skills in essential software such as Adobe Premiere, Photoshop and After Effects

• Work on projects involving video production, photography, sound design, animation, script writing, digital marketing and interactive design

• Learn to use equipment such as DSLRs, steady-cams and professional lighting

• Work on real-life briefs for real-world clients (previous projects have included working with Brighton Fringe and video production company Big Egg)

• Build a portfolio of work and learn how to market yourself professionally online

• Explore different careers in the media industry

• Create content in collaboration with Music and Events students

Entry requirements

  • A previous Level 2 qualification and/or GCSE Grades 4-9 (Inc. English & maths) - subject to interview

Your next steps...

• Achieve Technical L3 Subsidiary Diploma in Media Production (1st year)

• Achieve Technical L3 Extended Diploma in Media Production (2nd year)

• Create a professional portfolio of Media work

• Complete a Relevant work experience placement

• Showcase your work on a variety of platforms within the media industry

• Progress to university level courses or seek a career in the media industry, including Digital Marketing Apprenticeships