Film and Television Production (Level 6)

Edinburgh College


Milton Road Campus


Film and Television production is a full-time project-based course that will introduce you to the fundamentals of the Film and TV industries. From the creative conception and development of ideas through to practical technical production and post-production, you will gain experience in researching, planning and producing content for short films and television programmes. Through developing your own projects and collaboration with others you’ll gain insight into the creative process and standard industry procedures with the eventual aim of acquiring a job in the industry.

You will learn:

Storytelling techniques for film and TV; Creative technical skills including camera, sound, lighting and editing; Content development, research and planning; Basic scriptwriting for factual and non-factual productions; Pitching, presentation and how to conduct meetings; Film theory and creative analysis; Industry background and job roles.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 5. Interview and portfolio.

Progression Routes

Relevant HNC or HND

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Media, Music and Sound Production

SCQF Level