Digital Media Level 1

This course introduces you to basic Creative Digital Media practices, skills and techniques. You will have the opportunity to work with interesting and diverse projects whilst gaining an understanding of the subject. You will experiment with your ideas, look at the work media practitioners in a variety of disciplines, such as film, digital graphics, animation, web and advertising. You will build a creative portfolio throughout the year and showcase your skills.

Attendance: Full time

Start date: September 2018

Duration: One year

Location: The Skills Academy

What will you do?

You will cover all aspects of digital media in a practical and exciting way, including how to create animations and advertisements, how to make a short film and how to create a website. You will also learn about research and planning.

How will you learn?

You will complete assignments while learning through both hands-on, practical work and classroom teaching. The emphasis is on project development through written and practical skills, applied both individually and through teamwork.

How are you assessed?

There will be internally assessed practical assignments throughout the course.

You need:

To demonstrate a desire and enthusiasm for studying creative media production.

What’s next?

Move on to Creative Media Level 2.

What kit/uniform do I need?

A USB memory stick (min 8GB)
Sketch pad and pencils


3 reasons to join us:

Gain skills to set you up for working in one of the biggest growth sectors in the world.

Excellent support for all learners.

Have fun whilst learning in our cutting edge design studios!