About the course
The diploma introduces you to basic Creative Digital Media practices, skills and techniques. You will have the opportunity to work with interesting and diverse projects whilst gaining a valid understanding of the subject. You will experiment with your ideas, look at the work media practitioners in a variety of disciplines, such as:
- digital graphics
- games design
You will build a creative portfolio throughout the year and showcase your skills. You will be given the chance to develop your skills and self-confidence in a mature, friendly and safe environment.
The course is broad and allows you to explore a range of digital media disciplines, and helps you progress to one of our level 2 courses in Creative Arts & Media.
This course is part of a wider study programme, which includes a tutorial and personal development element, work experience opportunities through outside set projects and design challenges, development of English and maths skills through embedded activities.
Our entry requirements for level 1 is least 2 GCSEs or equivalent at E/2 grade including either maths and English at GCSE or Functional Skills E3. We can also consider successful completion of any Entry 3 or other level 1 vocational qualification.