Creative Media Production (Film) HND

Level: 5

Delivery Method: Full-time

Typical Duration/length of course: 2 years

Fees: £6000/year

Entry Requirements: Creative Digital

Course Code: NCH2 



Course Overview:

Studying this course will give you the creative and technical skills needed to pursue a career in this highly competitive industry. Working in a professional environment, using industry standard equipment and software, you will develop editing techniques along with skills in TV production, directing, screenwriting, and narrative filmmaking.


You will enjoy access to professional film-making equipment, including:

  • Blackmagic Ursa 4.6k camera

  • Edit suites featuring Adobe After Effects, Premiere Pro and Photoshop

  • Canon C100 professional HD camera

  • Black Magic BMPCC cinema camera

  • DJI Osmo 4k gimbal camera

  • Fully-Manual Samyang VDSLR T1.5 lenses and Shoot35 follow focus

  • Specialist lenses such as Lomography, Lensbaby and Circular Fisheye

  • Canon E0S DSLR and Lumix G7 cameras

  • Rigs - track, crane, slider, sprung-art and vest stabiliser and shoulder mounts

  • Sound recording equipment - Rode shotgun and lav mics, booms and blimps

  • Professional lighting - 800w tungsten lamps (redheads) 650w Arri Fresnel, LED lamps and ring lights, as well as stands, flags and reflectors.  New for 2021/22 you will also have access to a State-of-the-Art filming studio and editing suite.


On successful completion of the HND, depending on your grade, you may be able to complete a second or third ‘top-up’ year of a suitable degree. This course is designed to meet the needs of students wishing to pursue a media-based career across a range of industries. From film and TV to advertising and music, you could be working for an agency, private organisation or as a freelancer


  • Producer

  • Director

  • Video Editor

  • Camera Operator/Technician

  • Cinematographer

  • VFX Technician/Supervisor

  • Lighting Technician/Supervisor

  • Sound Editor