Creative Media Production and Technology - UAL Level 3 Extended Diploma - 2 years (3 A Levels)

Arts, Media and Publishing

Arts, Media and Publishing
Arts, Media and Publishing
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code LP25
Qualification Type National Extended Diploma (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


You will learn a range of digital media production skills including cinematography, sound-design, editing and web-design, and based on those skills you will choose a specialism for your final major project.


From social media to filmmaking, journalism to advertising; Creative Media is a diverse and exciting industry to be involved in. Creative Media is such an important part of everyday life and by studying this course, you will be introduced to many new skills including filmmaking, sound-design, web design and graphic design. You’ll use industry related software and equipment such as iMacs, expect video equipment and specialist cameras. The course will allow you to explore your own interests over time and will result in you having a greater understanding of which area of Creative Media you wish to explore as a career.

A number of specifications will be changing and prospectus entries are based on information we have to date. This means that course content may be subject to change.

How will it be delivered?

There are no exams, you will be assessed on your ongoing practical coursework. Two units are externally moderated by UAL.

Entry requirements

4 GCSEs at grade 4-9 (A*-C) including English + Maths

Your next steps...

The range of practical and analytical skills developed during the course make this course an excellent preparation for higher education courses in any area.  If you want to specialise there are a wide range of higher education media courses available leading to employment opportunities in public relations, journalism, advertising, radio, film, television and digital media.  This course is perhaps best suited to students wanting to focus on a career in creative media production.

Many UAL L3 Creative Media students go onto university to study a Media related subject. This can lead to working in one of the many diverse and exciting jobs within the creative industry.