Creative Media Production (Film) HND

Level: 5

Delivery Method: Full-time

Typical Duration/length of course: 2 years

Fees: £7000 per annum

Entry Requirements: Creative Digital

Course Code: 

UCAS 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:

  • Cameras: Arri Alexa, Red Komodo, Blackmagic Ursa 4.6k, Canon C70, Canon C100, Canon R5, Panasonic G7.

  • Lenses: Xeen CF primes, Sirui anamorphic primes, Laowa macro primes, Samyang primes, DZOFilm Pictor cine zooms, Canon L series zooms, Sigma Art zooms.

  • Lights: Astera Titan tubes, Aputure Nova P300c panels, Aputure Light Storm LS 600D Pro, LS C300D II, LS 120D II, LS 60D, Arri 650W fresnel, Nanlite Forza 60 fresnel.

  • Audio: Zoom F6, Zoom H6N, Rode NTG5, Townsend Labs Sphere L22, Shure SM7B, Rode Podcaster, Zoom R20.

  • DJI RS 2 Pro gimbals, Easyrig Minimax, Tilta Float Steadicam.

  • Kessler 7.5m rail system, 15m flexible track and 2.5m crane.

  • Lastolite diffusers and reflectors, Aputure lanterns, light domes, space lights and soft boxes.  

  • Bright Tangerine Misfit Atom matte box and Tiffen filters.  

  • Dedicated 70+ SQM film studio with Doughty Studio Rail system, 6.5m white cyclorama, 6.5m green cyclorama, stage flats, smoke machine and wind machine.  

  • Video editing suites featuring Adobe Premiere Pro, After Effects and Photoshop, dual monitors and Sony MDR-7506.

  • Colour, sound and VFX suite featuring Blackmagic DaVinci Resolve Studio 17 with Micro Panel and SmartScope Duo 4K, EIZO ColorEdge monitors, Steinberg Nuendo 11, Universal Audio Apollo x8, Universal Audio 4-710D Twin-Finity, Neumann KH 80 DSP studio monitors, Gik acoustic treatment.

Outcome/Achievement:

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

Career:

  • Producer

  • Director

  • Video Editor

  • Camera Operator/Technician

  • Cinematographer

  • VFX Technician/Supervisor

  • Lighting Technician/Supervisor

  • Sound Editor