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Content Creation and Production – T Level Technical Qualification in Creative & Design

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LOCATION & START DATE
Cornwall College Camborne - 9 September 2024
LEVEL
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DURATION
Four days per week over two years including industry placement.
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Full-time

Content Creation and Production – T Level Technical Qualification in Creative & Design

Content Creation and Production - T Level Technical Qualification in Creative & Design The T Level in Content Creation and Design is a two-year qualification that you can study after GCSE’s. This course is specifically designed for students with an interest in bringing creativity to life through digital story-telling, connecting with audiences in dynamic ways with a focus on developing an exciting career within this booming industry.

The T Level course in Media and Content Creation is your journey to becoming a media creator. It also empowers you to study a wider range of media focussed topics equipping you with the skills to work in the industry.

This qualification has been designed to ensure you have a vast range of skills to meet the demands of the media and business sector. This is a new and exciting programme and is designed for those who have a keen interest in story-telling through graphic design, animation, photography, podcasting, film, radio for a variety of digital platforms including YouTube and TikTok.

The course looks at the creative industries, production techniques and potential careers in this fast-paced exciting industry with key practical skills defined by employers.

What you will learn

The T Level in Content Creation and Design covers a vast range of creative platforms including:

• Video Editing
• Podcasting and Film Production
• Digital Design using Adobe Creative Cloud
• Graphic Design
• Animation
• Analysing and understanding media products and audiences
• Understanding the creative industries and roles
• Media production techniques
• Research methods
• Studio and multi-camera filming
• Working collaboratively on projects
• Working with clients making live projects
• Reflective practice

As part of this course you are also encouraged to specialise in areas of production that interest you, in both internal and external projects, through your work placement and specialist facilities on campus. As part of this programme you will have regular access to specialist television and photography studios, dark rooms, sound studios and editing suites and be taught by experienced tutors.

Entry requirements

5 GCSEs 9-4* including maths and English or
Relevant Level 2 technical qualification / Transition Programme*

Work experience

Industry placements must last for a minimum of 315 hours (approximately 45 days).

Assessment

Assessments are conducted using a wide variety of methods enabling you to showcase your practical skills and understanding of the subject area.

You will be assessed through written and practical examinations, employer projects, group work, presentations and analysis. This could involve technology projects, individual research, group work, project work and performance support.

On successful completion of the course, you will receive a qualification equivalent to three A Levels. The practical assessments have been developed in accordance with the needs of employers and our local industry in order to provide the best opportunity for progression.

As part of this programme you will also gain extensive occupational experience on an external industry placement in conjunction with a local employer. An industry placement is a core component of the T Level offering as it represents 20% of the overall programme.

Achievement of the industry placement and working with an appropriate employer for the requisite hours is essential for achievement and awarding of the final qualification. During the industry placement, you need to complete between 315 and 420 hours across the two years, which will fit around your in-class studies.

Progression

On successful completion of this course, you will be equipped with the skills required to apply at junior level in media production roles. You could also study a Degree or Higher Degree Level Apprenticeship, or higher-level technical qualification. T Levels provide you with UCAS points that count towards degree-level entry requirements.

Cornwall College Camborne

Cornwall College Camborne

Our Camborne campus has served as a vocational training hub for nearly a century. The iconic Tamar tower and the ‘big top’ that covers our construction and engineering provision, are landmarks known throughout the area. This legacy, combined with an exciting modernisation programme, has made Cornwall College Camborne the home of cutting edge facilities, dynamic learning experiences and fantastic student spaces. Open and modern learning areas, electric vehicle training labs, esports gaming facilities, chill out areas, an award-winning restaurant and plenty more besides, makes this the perfect place to have your #careercollege experience.

Read more on the exciting developments at St Austell & Camborne


The T Level in Content Creation and Design covers a vast range of creative platforms including:

• Video Editing
• Podcasting and Film Production
• Digital Design using Adobe Creative Cloud
• Graphic Design
• Animation
• Analysing and understanding media products and audiences
• Understanding the creative industries and roles
• Media production techniques
• Research methods
• Studio and multi-camera filming
• Working collaboratively on projects
• Working with clients making live projects
• Reflective practice

As part of this course you are also encouraged to specialise in areas of production that interest you, in both internal and external projects, through your work placement and specialist facilities on campus. As part of this programme you will have regular access to specialist television and photography studios, dark rooms, sound studios and editing suites and be taught by experienced tutors.

5 GCSEs 9-4* including maths and English or
Relevant Level 2 technical qualification / Transition Programme*

Industry placements must last for a minimum of 315 hours (approximately 45 days).

Assessments are conducted using a wide variety of methods enabling you to showcase your practical skills and understanding of the subject area. You will be assessed through written and practical examinations, employer projects, group work, presentations and analysis. This could involve technology projects, individual research, group work, project work and performance support. On successful completion of the course, you will receive a qualification equivalent to three A Levels. The practical assessments have been developed in accordance with the needs of employers and our local industry in order to provide the best opportunity for progression. As part of this programme you will also gain extensive occupational experience on an external industry placement in conjunction with a local employer. An industry placement is a core component of the T Level offering as it represents 20% of the overall programme. Achievement of the industry placement and working with an appropriate employer for the requisite hours is essential for achievement and awarding of the final qualification. During the industry placement, you need to complete between 315 and 420 hours across the two years, which will fit around your in-class studies.

On successful completion of this course, you will be equipped with the skills required to apply at junior level in media production roles. You could also study a Degree or Higher Degree Level Apprenticeship, or higher-level technical qualification. T Levels provide you with UCAS points that count towards degree-level entry requirements.

Cornwall College Camborne

Cornwall College Camborne

Our Camborne campus has served as a vocational training hub for nearly a century. The iconic Tamar tower and the ‘big top’ that covers our construction and engineering provision, are landmarks known throughout the area. This legacy, combined with an exciting modernisation programme, has made Cornwall College Camborne the home of cutting edge facilities, dynamic learning experiences and fantastic student spaces. Open and modern learning areas, electric vehicle training labs, esports gaming facilities, chill out areas, an award-winning restaurant and plenty more besides, makes this the perfect place to have your #careercollege experience.

Read more on the exciting developments at St Austell & Camborne


Dates & Locations

16-19
  • Location - Cornwall College Camborne
  • Start Date - 9 September 2024
  • Tuition Fees: £0.00* - FREE for school leavers
            
    *Please note - Fees apply to adults and HE students only. Only the most common fees scenario is shown. Actual fees may vary depending on your personal situation. Please contact us for further information.

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