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BTEC Level 1 Creative Media Production


A course in which young people will work with skills, media and techniques of the creative industries; on the course you will participate in a wide range of workshops and projects in which you will learn new skills, exploring the areas of:

  • Animation
  • Photography
  • Graphics
  • Art & Design


The course will include:

This course will include making an animation film, logo design, photography, film, graphics, promotional materials and t-shirt design

  • Logo design
  • Photography
  • Film
  • Graphics
  • Promotional materials
  • Digital design using Photoshop

Skills development will include:

  • Planning an enterprise activity
  • Self-management skills
  • Teamwork and creative skills
  • Digital photography 
  • Film and animation
  • Print, graphics
  • T-Shirt Design
  • Creative Design


Skills development will include; Planning an enterprise activity, self-management skills, team work, creative skills including – Digital photography, film and animation, print, graphics, T Shirt Design, stage and set design

Entry Requirements

School leavers should aim for at least 4 GCSEs at grade G or grade 1 including maths and English.

Interview Process

Interview with specialist tutor

Questions & Answers

How is the course assessed?

Through project work no exams

Are there any opportunities for progression?

You may progress onto the L2 BTEC Diploma in Art & Design


Before Enrolment

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During Your Study

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Course details

  • Attendance: Full-time
  • Start Date: 2January 2018 & September 2018
  • Hours per week: 15 hours per week
  • Days: tbc
  • Start Time: tbc
  • End Time: tbc
  • Duration: 36 Weeks
  • Course Fees: Free for Students aged 16 -18 years. For students over 19 please contact Student Services for more information In most cases students aged 18 and under who wish to enrol on a full time further education course will have their fees waived. Students who are aged 19 and over and who wish to enrol on a full time course should contact our Student Services Team on 01422-399367 for more information.
  • Venue: Calderdale College
  • Faculty: Creative, Digital and Enterprise
  • Department Manager: Robin Smith


  • Level: Level 1
  • Qualification Name: BTEC L1 Creative Media Production
  • Awarding Body: EDEXCEL

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