Digital Media for The Creative Industries (NPA)

Edinburgh College


Sighthill Campus


If you want to work in the Creative Industries and are keen to study towards a degree or an entry-level job, you will need a portfolio of production work. This 18 week January start course provides an ideal opportunity to explore various aspects of digital media while giving you the chance to build that all-important portfolio in a range of subject areas.

You will study sound, photography and moving images while learning how to operate high-end video cameras, editing techniques and digital software. You may want to work in the ever-expanding area of social media and social networking is a key component. In addition, you will study animation and the theory of television and film.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at SCQF Level 4

Progression Routes

Relevant NC courses

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

18 weeks



SCQF Level


Career Area

Computing and ICT

Career Sectors

Computer Skills

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