Level 2 Diploma in Creative Media Skills

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This course gives you the opportunity to explore and develop a wide range of creative skills within digital media production, through a series of practical projects and specialist workshops.

Contact: Claire Dunkerley Claire.Dunkerley@leedscitycollege.ac.uk

Course Information

The Level 2 Diploma in Creative Media Skills provides an opportunity to
experience digital media production in its widest form, including video and
audio production, photography, TV studio production and digital editing for
audio, video and photography. Alongside these practical, digital skills you will
also develop your organisational, communication and research skills in areas
that specifically interest you.

You will work in new production studios with access to industry standard
practical resources and software with the opportunity to develop specialist
skills, of your own choosing, to a more advanced level. A significant part of
the course is working to an industry standard simulated brief.

You will learn how to

  • Produce video

  • Produce audio podcasts

  • Edit Video & Audio using the Adobe Creative Suite with the opportunity
    of developing advanced techniques in areas of your own specialist interest

  • Produce online & social media content

  • Produce live studio based tv shows

  • Present and pitch ideas for digital content


Who is this course for?

Anyone looking to develop a new or existing interest and skills in digital media production.

Units / Modules

  • Skills Development
  • Personal Development
  • Creative Media Project
  • Responding to a Creative Brief

Benefits / Skills

The course focuses on a wide range of practical digital media skills:

  • Video Production
  • Video and Audio Podcast Production
  • Video and audio editing using the Adobe Creative Suite with the opportunity of developing advanced techniques in areas of your own specialist interest
  • Online content production
  • Present and pitch ideas for digital content
  • TV Studio Production

Assessment Types

Continual vocational assessment.

Entry Requirements

4 x GCSEs at Grade 3 or above inc English.

Career Progression

This course specifically provides a pathway to the Level 3 programmes in TV & Film or Journalism as well as a platform for apprenticeship and training schemes.

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Course Details


1 year Full time

Study Type

Full time

Start Date


Course Code


Course Fee (16-18)

No fee

Course Fee (Adult)

£2,488 plus exam fee of £95   You may be entitled to support with fees. Click here for more info.

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Course Facts


A brand new course for September 2021, the Diploma in Creative Media Skills will give you an insight into the world of digital media through practical project work which will help you to develop your own creativity.

Extra Curriculum

School of Creative Arts
Leeds City College
Leeds City College