Digital Media at Post 16

L2 Digital Media

What will I Study?

A BTEC First is a 1 year applied course that can be studied alongside a range of traditional A Level programmes or a BTEC National programme over 1 year. Alternatively, it can be studied as a ’stand-alone’ qualification over 2 years. It is equivalent to 1 GCSE and is a 120 hour course.

You will study the four following units:

  • Digital Media Sectors and Audiences
  • Planning and Pitching a Digital Media Product
  • Digital Games Production
  • Website Production

Level 3 Digital Media

What will I Study?

A BTEC Extended Certificate is a two year course, equivalent to one A-Level. It is based around the study of digital media and video games.

You will study the four following units:

  • Media representation
  • Pre-Production
  • Responding to a commission
  • Digital Games Production

In this course you will be exploring the digital media industry and the different sectors under it (digital moving image, digital audio, digital publishing, website production and digital games production), with a specialism towards video game production and design.