Modules may include the following:
- Sound for Media
- Film Techniques
- Screen Practice
- Introduction to Motion Design
- Documentary Practice
- Contextualising Film and Screen
- Alternative Screen Practice
- Production Project
- Film studies
- Motion Design for Screen
You will develop a wide range of film and media specific skills, such as in camera and editing techniques, sound techniques, motion graphics using professional media equipment.
This technical development will be coupled with employability and enterprise skills specific to the contemporary media industry, and the critical thinking and academic skills to contextualise your work, and prepare you for future study.
You will assessed in a variety of ways including: practical tasks, portfolios, collaborative projects, industry briefs essays, case studies and presentations.
This course would be delivered at the Quarry Hill Campus.
Facilities include range of industry standard moving image equipment. Apple Mac computer suites, Adobe Creative Suite, studios including Green Screen facilities.
A typical offer would normally be made up of appropriate level 3 qualifications, such as full A levels or BTEC L3 Diploma.
This could be translated as 2 x D at A level, or a Merit profile in a relevant creative based BTEC National Diploma/Certificate, together with 5 of GCSE grades at C or above including English.
We welcome applications from mature candidates who may not have met the academic criteria, but can demonstrate experience in their chosen field of creative practice.
Candidates in this category and otherwise will be interviewed to assess their suitability for the course and asked to provide a portfolio of evidence to support their application.
The course structure actively supports claims for Accreditation of Prior Certified Learning (APCL) and Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL).
International qualifications will be assessed against these criteria. Speakers of other languages will need to possess an IELTS band score of 6.0 (with no-less than 5.5 in any one element) or a recognised English Level 2 qualification.
All students are to present a portfolio and supporting academic text. This is undertaken during an interview or correspondence for distance applicants.
If you would like to apply for any of the Leeds City College full-time Higher Education programmes for 2019 entry, (unless otherwise stated) please do so via UCAS at www.ucas.com
The UCAS code for this course is F244 and the Leeds City College institution code is L21.
Progression onto BA (Hons) Film & Screen Media (top-up), or top-up at another institution.
This programme offers opportunities that prepares graduates for careers within the media industry such as:
– Film or TV Producer
– Camera Operator
– Director of Photography
– Foley Sound Editor
– Sound Designer
– Script Editor
– Motion Graphics
– Production Assistant
– Camera Assistant
– Research Assistant