Creative Industries: Media and Communication

Forth Valley College


Stirling Campus


This exciting course will provide students with an industry standard grounding in media and communications, with a specialist focus on knowledge and skills for broadcast and content creation.

HND Media students will be actively engaged in the creation, development and management of the multimedia digital platform, Connect Forth, while learning and developing their professional capacity and networks. Enhanced by opportunities to engage in live projects for real life clients, this qualification is the vocational ‘industry ready’ route for anyone who wants to work in audio visual production.

Modules include:
Video Production; Radio Production; Photography; Writing for Media; Marketing and Promotion; Working in the Creative Industries; Production Management; Enterprise Activity; Independent Project Work.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers including English, Media or Modern Studies preferred, or successful completion of a relevant Access Course or an appropriate group of National Qualification units. Entry subject to interview.

Progression Routes

Entry into the 3rd year of a relevant degree through one of the college's articulation links.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

2 years


Creative Industries and Media

SCQF Level


Career Sectors

Advertising, Marketing and PR


Media and Broadcasting

Publishing and Writing