HNC Creative Media Production (Film and TV)

London South Bank Technical College

Mode: Full-time

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Overview

Are you passionate about film? Have you always wanted to know about the creative process of filmmaking? This one-year Level 4 qualification in Film and Television is an advanced, technical qualification co-developed with London South Bank University (LSBU) and employers, delivered in a supportive Technical College environment with contemporary facilities.

Gaining this industry-led qualification will not only provide you with a direct route to Higher Education, including direct entry to the second year of some of London South Bank University’s Bachelor’s degrees, it also will further your understanding of the practical and theoretical elements and specialist practices of film, television, editing and cinematography needed to fast-track your entry into the exciting and fast-moving world of film and television and its related industries.

The course emphasis is on developing a comprehensive understanding of sophisticated digital technologies within film and television and applying your newly acquired knowledge and skills by working on live briefs from employers, giving you first-hand industry experience. You will also undertake industry related enrichment visits such as to postproduction houses, film and TV sets and tours to enhance your learning experience.

Through immersive, project-based working, you will gain professional-level competencies in a range of key areas within film and TV. You will be using industry standard equipment and software in NEW facilities and will have the chance to develop specialisms to further your chosen career or study path. When undertaking practical assessments, you will be supported by industry-professional lecturers to perform to an industry standard, either working within a team or on your own, using your own initiative to research required topics.

It does not matter if you have had no experience studying film and television previously as this course will provide you with the all the knowledge to prepare you to work or study at a media industry standard. Students will be able to access some of London South Bank University’s specialist facilities and benefit from the expertise of the University lecturers via master classes and other activities, whilst studying in small groups in a supportive College environment.

Please note: this course is subject to final awarding body approval and validation. Please apply as normal. For more information contact Lambeth College.

Why study Creative Media Production?

You can study this course at the new London South Bank Technical college (LSBTC) in Nine Elms, London’s buzzing Zone 1.
This course is designed in partnership with industries in London and your degree will be awarded by London South Bank University.
You will be taught in a realistic work environment with access to industry-driven studios. It is hands-on learning, where other students become your co-workers on team-based projects
On successful completion of the course, you can gain direct entry on the BSc (Hons) XX degree at London South Bank University.
Key course information - ordered by mode
Mode Duration Start date Location
Mode
Full-time
Duration
1 year
Start Date
September
Location
Lambeth College
Mode
Part-time
Duration
2 years
Start Date
September
Location
Lambeth College

Modules

You will study a range of units including:

· Professional Practice in film and television industries

· Editing for Film and Television

· Cinematography

· Storyboarding

· Creative project delivery

Employability

This course could lead to direct employment in a variety of creative industry roles, including entry into a career in Television, Film, Video Editing, Television Content Production, Audio Production, Marketing and PR.

After successfully passing the Level 4 Higher National Certificate in Media Production (Film and TV), you may wish to progress to Higher Education, including the opportunity to progress straight to year 2 of either London South Bank University’s Film & TV degree or its Media Production degree.

Facilities

Teaching and learning

For all modules summative assessment consists of 100% coursework.

Your acquisition of knowledge and understanding will be assessed by project-based tasks, including the practical demonstration of skills and presenting research in reports and presentations.

Entry requirements

5 GCSE qualifications at grade A*-C or 9-4 (to include Maths and English)

or

A-Levels plus GCSE Maths and English

or

Relevant Level 3 vocational qualification in a creative industry discipline

or

Relevant Access to Higher Education qualification in a creative industry discipline

All students who are non-native English speakers and who have not undertaken their final two years of schooling in English, must demonstrate capability in English at a standard equivalent to IELTS 5.5; Reading and Writing must be at 5.5 or equivalent.

Course status

  • Accreditation and Course validation status

    This course is validated by London South Bank University. Applications are being accepted.

How to apply

International students

International (non Home) applicants should follow our international how to apply guide.

Home applicants

Mode Duration Start date Application code Application method
Mode
Full-time
Duration
1 year
Start date
September
Application code
5816
Application method
Mode
Part-time
Duration
2 years
Start date
September
Application code
5817
Application method

Fees and funding

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Full-time

Part-time

HNC Creative Media Production (Film) (Lambeth) (FT) - Year 1 FT External SEPT (Lambeth)

The fee shown is for entry 2022/23
UK fee: £7500International fee: £0
AOS/LSBU code: 5816Session code: 1FX00

HNC Creative Media Production (Film) (Lambeth) (PT) - Year 1 PT External SEPT (Lambeth)

The fee shown is for entry 2022/23
UK fee: £3750International fee: £0
AOS/LSBU code: 5817Session code: 1PX00
Total course fee:
UK £7500
International £0

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