Digital Media (NPA)

South Lanarkshire College


This course will offer you a foundation in the digital media areas of audio, moving images and still images and will introduce you to a range of tools to acquire and edit digital media in a mainly practical setting.

The course will allow you to develop technical skills in the creation and editing of digital media but also recognise the importance of planning and design. You will have the opportunity to follow a development life cycle – from planning through to design, and then on to creation and editing. You will also develop basic knowledge and understanding of the wide range of opportunities within the creative industries.

Entry Requirements

National 4 Computing Science.

Start Date




Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

1 year


Digital Media

SCQF Level


Career Area

Art and Design

Career Sectors

3 Dimensional Design

Fashion or Textile Design

Fine Art or Graphic Design

Interior Design or Display