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Creative Media HNC (Central Bedfordshire College)

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Creative Media HNC (Central Bedfordshire College)

This HNC and HND qualification allows students to develop higher level skills in camera, lighting and editing whilst also extending their appreciation of film and the methods that moviemakers use to generate enthralling cinema.

Course information

Need to know

Entry requirements 

Students should hold a Level 3 qualification in a relevant subject, GCSE Grade 4 (C) or above in English, and a strong interest in video and film production.

Ideally students should have achieved 84 UCAS points. Anybody falling short of these requirements is still invited to apply and will be invited for an interview.

Assessment methods

All work is assessed through development of coursework, portfolio assignments and practical work, including full productions. There are no exams.

Course content

What will I study?

Students on the course will study a combination of practical skills, key concepts and theories with a focus on video and film production.

The will include working with a variety of cameras and lighting techniques, developing editing processes and workflows, and looking in depth at the processes of cinematography.

Core Units include:

  • Individual Project,
  • Creative Media Industry
  • Professional Practice
  • Film Practices
  • Film Studies
  • Editing
  • Cinematography
Take the next steps

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Available Courses
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Starts: 23/09/2024
Type: HE
Length: 1 year
Fees: £6,000.00

Whilst every effort is made to ensure the information on the Website is correct, some details may be subject to change. The Bedford College Group reserves the right to make amendments to the courses, dates, fees or other details, and to make cancellations or changes if numbers are insufficient. In the unfortunate situation that we have to cancel a course we will refund your fees in full, but we regret we are not able to offer any refund if you withdraw from your course or fail to start, and you will be liable to pay any outstanding fees that may be due.

Additional Learning Support

If you have a specific learning difficulty or disability, are deaf or hearing impaired, our Additional Learning Support team are on hand to give you assistance whenever you need it.

Any questions?

If you would like to find out more about this or other courses, please use our Livechat below, email or call us on 0345 658 8990.


We have access arrangements in place to help students with disabilities or any other particular needs. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 for more information.

Additional formats

Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 to order your copy.