Level 2 Diploma Creative Media Production
The BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Creative Media Production is designed to give you an introduction to creative technologies used in the media industry. The qualification is nationally recognised and is equivalent to 4 GCSEs at grades A*-C.
What will I be doing?
Delivered in Confetti’s first-rate facilities, this course will give you skills in various areas of the creative media industries. The course covers 'core' areas including video production, animation, computer game reviews, audio production and the structure of the industry. It also focuses on the organisation of companies, available jobs, product targeting and market research. Throughout the programme, you will be developing your own 'multimedia products' to assist in achieving your creative potential. Working in groups and individually, you will use specially designed media spaces including video editing facilities, recording studios and graphics/animation suites to develop project ideas.
How do I get onto the course?
You need to have 4 GCSEs at any grade (or equivalent), including at least a grade D in English. Applicants must also be able to demonstrate an interest in gaming technologies. If you are interested, please contact us to arrange an interview.
How do I pass the course?
You will be assessed on work you produce throughout the course during various practical projects and industry-relevant assignments.
How long is the course?
One academic year, starting in September.
Where will it be held?
At the Confetti Institute of Creative Technologies, Nottingham.
How much does it cost?
Students aged 16-18 on entry to the course are not required to pay course fees. Means-tested funding may be available to adults on some benefits and can be based on previous qualifications. This is dealt with on a case-by-case basis. For finance enquiries, please contact the Education Support Team on 0115 993 2323.
What can I do next?
Achieving a BTEC Level 2 Diploma will enable you to progress onto the BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Creative Media Production (Games Development).