This highly practical course is aimed at those interested in film and video making. The course encourages experimentation and creative development. It includes all aspects of digital video film making as well as an emphasis on the use of sound and editing using Final Cut Pro.
This course provides a foundation in aspects of the moving image and sound, to allow students to understand current developments and deal with changes in technology.
It will enable learners to develop a portfolio of work which can be shown to potential employers or higher educational establishments.
The course comprises of eight units, the majority of which are practical.
â€¢ Contextual Studies for Creative Media Production
â€¢ Research Techniques for Creative Media Production
â€¢ Practical Skills for Moving Image Production
â€¢ Film Studies
â€¢ Development and Techniques of Film and Video Editing
â€¢ Promotional Video Production
â€¢ Camera & Lighting Techniques for Moving Image Production
â€¢ Music Video Production
The Higher National Certificate usually allows students to go directly into the second year of a degree course - this will allow the students to reduce overall course education costs.
Possibility of studying to HND level at King Edward may also be available.