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Media (Video, Film, TV, Journalism and Radio)

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    Ideal if: you want to explore digital film and video, and some aspects of photography

    You'll learn: basic lighting and sound techniques, and gain experience of working collaboratively using DSLRs and other equipment.

    Expect to: gain work-related experience by completing exciting practical briefs and to regularly create your own media footage.

    You'll love: planning and producing practical assignments, and working with industry professionals on live projects.

    This course gives you the opportunity to explore digital film and video and some aspects of photography.

    Your studies will include

    • Use of industry standard software, for example PhotoShop and the Adobe Creative Suite
    • Practical assignments and live projects with industry professionals

    Teachers are well qualified and experienced; they are passionate about their subject and impart their knowledge and understanding with enthusiasm.” (Ofsted, 2016)

    Jobs in the industry include: Art and Design - Art Director Camera - Script Supervisor, Camera Operator, Camera Assistant, Lighting Camera Hair and Make-up - Make-up & Hair Artist Journalism and Sport - Broadcast Journalist Lighting: Lighting Director, Gaffer Performing - Actor, Presenter, Agent Production - Director, Producer, Executive Producer, Location Manager, Production Manager, Researcher Sound - Sound Supervisor, Sound Recordist, Boom Operator Studio and Broadcast Technology - Transmission Engineer, Vision Mixer.

At Gloucestershire College we want students to develop their English and maths skills so that they achieve their learning goals and future career aims. For this reason all full-time students who have not achieved grade A* to C English language or maths GCSE will study these subjects as part of their course.

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Please contact Student Services on 0345 155 2020 for pricing information.


Why Gloucestershire College?

We guide any ambitious and motivated person on their journey through education and their career, by providing the right environment that encourages and nurtures individual talents.

Our industry-standard facilities and experienced teaching team provide our students with the skills businesses truly need.

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90% of students would recommend GC and 95% said that the teaching on their course was good.

Ofsted has rated us good.

  • We offer industry relevant facilities
  • Our lecturers are passionate subject specialists
  • Employers value our students' skills

We'll look after you. We have dedicated teams to help you and a great Learning Mentor scheme.