Course Name: Level 3 Creative Digital Media Production (Digital Games)

Course Assessment Method

Many of the units require course work which will be internally assessed throughout the year. There is one exam which dicates course grading at the end of the year.

Entry Requirements

To apply for this course please click the apply button and complete the online application form. If you have any queries with regards to your application or would like further information and support please contact us on 01325 503030.

What does it Cost?

This course is free if you are 16-18 years of age on August 31 of the calendar year in which you begin your studies. If you are 19+ years of age fees may apply. However help may be available. To see if you can receive any funding call our Student Services Team on 01325 503030.

Course fees are payable to Darlington College. Registration and membership fees may be payable. All course fees are per year.

What if I Need Support

Here at the college we have outstanding support. Our support staff are dedicated to providing you with all the help and guidance you may need throughout your college journey.

You might need help and advice on a wide range of issues such as childcare, counselling and additional learning support. For more information on any aspect of student support contact the Course and Information Team, who will direct your call to the appropriate member of the college support team, call: 01325 503030.

What's Involved

This qualification is designed for post-16 learners who want to study games-related degree courses in Higher Education or take up Apprenticeships. Learners gain knowledge and understanding of creative digital media production and develop an understanding of how to work within the media industries.

Tutorials, enrichment activities, work experience and independent study will also add to the programme of study.

(Please note that this course has been advertised in our Full Time Courses Guide as 'Games Development and Animation (Creative Media).' )

What's Next

Successful completion of the BTEC Extended Diplomas can lead to university or Apprenticeship in Media.

Higher Education courses could include:

> BA (Hons) Computer Games Art

> BA (Hons) Computer Games Design

> BA (Hons) Technical Games Design

> BA (Hons) Visual Effects

> BA (Hons) 3D Animation

> BA (Hons) Concept Art

> BSc (Hons) Computer Games Programming

Course Information
Qualification Type: Diploma in Creative Media Production & Technology
Level: Level 3
Awarding Body:
Academic Year: 19/20
Start Date: September 2019

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