Course Information

Pearson BTEC Level 5 HND in Creative Media Production (Film)


Below are the sessions that are available for this course.


The purpose of BTEC Higher Nationals in Creative Media Production is to develop students as professional, self-reflecting individuals able to meet the demands of employers in Creative Media Production and adapt to a constantly changing world. The qualification aims to widen access to higher education and enhance the career prospects of those who undertake them. designed to support progression into relevant occupational areas or on to degree-level study. These pathways are linked to Professional Body standards (where appropriate) and can provide professional status and progression to direct employment.

Additional Information

The course will allow students to develop their technical and creative skills, opening avenues of future study in film, animation or visual effects. The course teaches industry standard software and processes, meaning a student could pursue work immediately after

Optional Modules

  • Storyboarding,
  • ,li>Principles of Animation,
  • Principles of Photography Single Camera Techniques,
  • Editing for Film & TV,
  • Sound for Media Products_x000D_ Documentary
  • Project Management,
  • Scriptwriting for Film & TV,
  • Specialist Journalism.
  • Assessment Method

    Teaching on the course is provided by a team of highly qualified staff who are experienced in their respective fields. Teaching methods include lectures, seminars, tutorials, practical media production workshops and library-based study.

    Progression Opportunities

    The Level 5 Higher National Diploma allows students to specialise by committing to specific career paths and progression routes to degree-level study. On successful completion of the Level 5 Higher National Diploma, students can develop their careers in the Creative Media sector through:

    Entry Requirements

    The minimum entry qualifications for the programme are:

  • 32 UCAS Tariff Points: This must include one full 6-unit award (GCE A2 or equivalent_x000D_ at A- level).
  • 4 GCSE grades A* to C (or equivalent), and/or 9 to 4 (or equivalent) in subjects such as Maths and English, however students may be required to have GCSE English for articulation on to degree programmes,
  • Access Diploma: Pass relevant subject-related Access course with a minimum of 48 credits at level 3 or above including 14 at Merit.