If you see yourself as a storyteller, content producer and future leader of media consumption, then this course can help you develop the tools you’ll need. It focuses on helping you gain the wide range of knowledge and skills necessary to become a media professional in a challenging and ever-changing industry.
You’ll study a broad spectrum of media, with the option to specialise in your final year and author your own final graduate project. You’ll also have 24/7 access to production facilities including filming equipment, computer labs and audio facilities. The entire degree is assessed by coursework and you’ll receive regular feedback on your work to ensure you’re progressing appropriately. By the time you finish the course, you’ll have the tools to position yourself as a rounded graduate on a career pathway of your choosing.
Staff expertise, industry briefs and visiting speakers ensure that the course reflects current trends, issues and debates. One of the ways we help you position yourself in relation to this fast-paced, technologically driven industry is the placement experience between the second and third year: you can complete either a four- or 30-week placement during your degree.
In your final year you’ll be able to present your Graduate Production Project in a media form of your choice. Here you decide the mix and range of media output to champion and the industry context it sits within. This will give you a calling card on graduation to aid your success in this challenging but rewarding industry.