Film, Videography and Photography

Level 3

Develop the technical craft and skills you need to create great content, including the pre-production planning, production and post-production process.

Entry Requirements

4 GCSEs at 4-9 (C-A*) including English

Duration

Two years

Qualification

BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma

Develop your skills and understanding of concepts within the film, video and photography industries.

Study film-making from concept through to distribution, including pre-production, camera, lighting, sound and film/video editing. 

Develop your photography skills in planning, camera technique, composition, lighting, editing and image manipulation and publication.

Work with live briefs and engage with industry professional guest speakers to build your knowledge and develop a creative network.

Gain experience through project work within your course and the wider industry.

Create self-promotional materials including a CV, logo, portfolio and website, which develop your personal progression.

Modules

A group of people working at laptops

A group of people talking next to a studio light and green screen background

A person working at a computer

Two people adjusting studio lighting

A male working on a computer

A male adjusting studio lighting

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

At least four GCSEs at grades 4-9, or C-A* including English (other grades will be considered on a case by case basis).

MATHS AND ENGLISH

We offer a variety of ME courses at different levels of ability from starter levels all the way up to GCSE, that are tailored to suit your needs and progression route. to find out if you qualify for Maths and English, learn more here.

CAREERS AND PROGRESSION

Go onto a creative degree. Finishing both years of the course can generate up to 168 UCAS points, or the equivalent of three A* grades at A Level. Alternatively, go straight into full-time or freelance work in this exciting industry.

Careers open to you include Photographer or Videographer in fashion, music, marketing, art and more, Filmmaker, Content Creator and more.

Fees and Funding

MANCHESTER 16-18*

FREE

MANCHESTER 19+*

£0 – £4,670

ALL OTHER CAMPUSES 16–18*

FREE

ALL OTHER CAMPUSES 19+

£0 – £4,670

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