Access to Higher Education | Diploma in Media and Journalism | Level 3

Arts, Media and Publishing

Arts, Media and Publishing
Arts, Media and Publishing
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What will you be working towards?

Code FE0022-1C
Qualification Type Access to Higher Education
Qualification Level Not Set
Course type Full Time


This is a one year part time course which aims to prepare you for university-level academic study. This course is aimed at those who enjoy reading, discussion, literature, poetry, drama, culture, films, media studies, production and filming techniques. There is an equal balance of time spent on each aspect of the course and connections made between them. Our experienced teaching staff are passionate about their areas of expertise and are committed to helping you to attain your learning goals and meet your personal aims. Without a doubt, one of the reasons we know you will love studying at Brighton MET is the location of our central campus. Right in the heart of Brighton�s world-famous North Laine, the College is within walking distance of all the city�s main amenities � the award-winning city library, the independent shops and eateries and the beach.


Course units :

  • The pre-20th century novel
  • Narrative writing20th century drama
  • PoetryIntroduction to the study of culture
  • Culture and ideologyPost-Modernist approaches to culture
  • Literature form the counter culture
  • Print media production
  • Media: pre-production
  • Media: production-film
  • Media: post production
  • Extended independent academic study
  • A range of academic/study skill units

Course aims :

You will study the impact of culture and media on society and there will be the opportunity to create your own media product and learn the practical skills involved in video production.

Increase self-confidence in your ability to learn and develop academic skills such as essay writing and research needed for higher education.

Assessment on this course will be a mixture of:

  • Essays
  • Presentations
  • Creative writing
  • Internal exams
  • Academic poster
  • Reflective log
  • Evaluative report
  • A short film

It is essential that you do some reading in preparation for your course. A starting point would be to read a range of literature pre and post 20th century and do some research into the definition of 'culture.'

Entry requirements

GCSE English and Maths at Grade C/4 or higher.