Television (NextGen)

North East Scotland College


Aberdeen City Campus


This course is for those interested in pursuing a career in television/filmmaking media and who wish to develop the knowledge and creative and technical skills required for the television industry, freelance, corporate video and filmmaking.

Using industry-standard equipment in purpose-built facilities, students will learn the technical process of filmmaking – from using cameras, lighting, and sound, through to the final editing process.

Students will have an opportunity to learn After Effects, Premiere Pro, Animate, Multi-camera, scriptwriting, project management, film theory (critical analysis) and audio techniques to create a wide range of films and projects over such subjects as factual, non-factual, music videos, corporate video, scene recreations and work experience.

Students will engage in meta-skill based self-reflective evaluations and activities designed to develop skills in critique, problem solving, creative thinking, numeracy, adapting, collaborating, leading, curiosity and critical thinking. Developing transferable skills essential for the working world.

Entry Requirements

HNC Television (NextGen)

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Media, Communication and TV

SCQF Level