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Level 2 Diploma in Media Production

  • LEVEL 2

Course Overview

Level 2 Media Production reflects the diverse opportunities available within the media sector. The study programme aims to provide students with an understanding of media through engagement in a wide range of internally-set projects that reflect realistic production processes and make use of up-to-date technologies.

Course Code


End Date

Fri, 04 Jul 2025

Entry Requirements

“For the 1 year Level 2 – Four GCSEs at grade 3 or above, including English and maths.
For the 2 year Level 2 – Four GCSEs at gr...

Course information

Example projects include:

Music Video
Radio and podcasting
Print production

1 Year (Level 3 study route)
2 Years (employment or apprenticeship route)

You will learn through a combination of workshops, practical/theory sessions, practical assignment work , trips and visits and regular professional practice seminars.

You will also explore and learn a range of employability skills to prepare you for industry placement and study or employment beyond college.

Coursework is internally assessed. We assess in a variety of ways including film and video evidence, slideshow annotations, portfolio building, Q&As, presentations and film and audio final outcomes.

Level 2 Diploma in Creative Media Technology and Production.
Upon completion students will have experience within the following:

-Adobe Photoshop
-Adobe Premiere Pro
-Adobe Audition & Audacity
-Photography & Videography
-Teamwork and Collaboration
-Pre-production skills

Our Level 2 students undertake 2 weeks industry placement.

You will be well-prepared to go out into the world of work and to a destination suited to your individual progression.

You will also get to work on live projects with cross-college departments as part of our professional development sessions. We also invite visiting speakers to meet with you and to run specialist workshops.

The Level 2 Diploma in Creative Media Production provides a good foundation for students to progress on to our Level 3 Creative Media Production & Technology programme (depending upon the final grade, attendance, English & Maths results).

The Level 2 qualification can also form a foundation for entry-level jobs within the creative industries.

What careers can this course lead onto?

-Camera Operator
-Screen Writer
-Sound Production

Level 2

This is a fast-paced course that provides students with the tools and skills to pursue their passion within creative media production. We make excellent use of our extensive facilities that include:

-Dedicated Media Production suites
-Full access to the Adobe Creative Suite
-Range of cameras, rigs and lighting equipment
-Studio space
-Our 400-acre campus

While it is not necessary to have studied Media you will be asked to provide a portfolio demonstrating your passion within the subject, this may be photography based, video-based or print-based. What we are looking for are students with a love for media production and the enthusiasm to bring their ideas to life.

Uniform: Come as you are, but you will be on location at times, so comfortable shoes/trainers and a warm coat is essential. Be prepared to work in the rain!