This one year course develops practical skills in television and film production, post production, lights, streaming, writing, media analysis and film. Learners will work in a live multi-camera studio environment and also in production crews for short films and documentaries. Each learner will direct a short film, documentary film and live studio programme. Successful learners will have a portfolio of completed work and will be offered a place on BIFEs Higher National Diploma in TV & Film (Moving Image).
This course prepares you for working in the Career Sectors below. Follow the links to get a fuller understanding of the sectors you are preparing for.
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The Student - Career Interests
This course is typically suited for people with the following Career Interests. If these interests do not describe you, this course may prepare you for work you may not find satisfying.
Creative people are drawn to careers and activities that enable them to take responsibility for the design, layout or sensory impact of something (visual, auditory etc). They may be atrracted to the traditional artistic pursuits such as painting, sculpture, singing, or music. Or they may show more interest in design activities, such as architecture, animation, or craft areas, such as pottery and ceramics.
Creative people use their personal understanding of people and the world they live in to guide their work. Creative people like to work in unstructured workplaces, enjoy taking risks and prefer a minimum of routine.