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Media Production (Top-Up) BA (Hons)

University of Derby

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    1 Years

Course summary

**In this practical course, you’ll produce a substantial portfolio of high-quality media production work to impress potential employers.** **Why choose this course?**If you want to create compelling Digital Media be that TV, radio, print or online products, the possibilities are endless on this course. We’ll help you develop original, challenging and inspired work which will get you noticed in a fast-moving world where new media platforms are constantly evolving. This innovative programme has been designed to support you in developing professional skills in both media production and content creation. The course will prepare you to take on a wide range of different roles within an ever-changing media landscape and media industry, dealing with the development of digital content for both traditional and convergent media platforms. **Is this course for you?**This is a practical course so a significant proportion of your learning and assessment will be project-based. You will be given a wide variety of briefs which set out a problem, situation and context, and you will need to respond to these with creative and considered solutions. This may involve animation, illustration, live performance, photography and video. Some projects will be devised by tutors while others will be set by external parties, such as employers.**How you will learn** You’ll have access to impressive learning facilities including TV studios, radio editing booths, video editing suites, a newsroom, traditional and digital darkrooms, a high-quality photographic studio, and Mac suites. There are work experience opportunities and visits to broadcasting studios too.**Opportunities and experiences**From recording arts festivals to producing digital content for sports websites, shooting music videos to helping charities boost their social media presence, our students see the pressures and rewards of media careers in close-up. They learn how to respond to professional live briefs, working regularly with organisations like the BBC, Derby County FC and the Derby Telegraph.**Careers and employability**Our graduates now work in fields such as TV studio production, public relations and online content production across radio and web. Find out more: www.derby.ac.uk/media-film-and-radio-courses/media-production-ba-hons/

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 14,045per year

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University information

University of Derby

  • University League Table

    99th

  • Campus address

    University of Derby, Kedleston Road, Derby, Derby, DE22 1GB, England

The award-winning international team offers guidance from initial enquiry to graduation and beyond.
There are a range of scholarships and discounts available to international students.
The University of Derby has around 1,700 students from 100 countries, studying at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    40th out of 102 6

  • Entry standards

    / Max 196
    120 63%

    69th

    12
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    69 69%

    20th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.08 82%

    36th

    17

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