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Digital Media (in conjunction with the University of Stirling) (2nd Year Entry)

Forth Valley College

Venues

Stirling Campus

Content

Year 2: Forth Valley College Stirling Campus
Years 3 and 4: University of Stirling

This multimedia course is designed to support students who wish to pursue a career in the vibrant, fast paced media industry. Students will develop skills across a range of media specialisms including television, film, radio, print and online. They will explore the tools, applications and industry practice of the digital environment, creating content and sharing it across a range of platforms through FVC's multimedia digital platform Connect Forth. With a strong focus on practical skills, the course will also develop an in-depth understanding of ethical and legal considerations of working within the media industry.

Content:
Storytelling Theory & Production including video, radio, creative writing and narrative theory and film studies for new media.
Applied Practice for Digital Media including personal enterprise, social psychology, promotion & entrepreneurship, social media and digital media and culture.
Independent Project 2: a self devised, designed and developed to showcase skills acquired during the second year of the degree programme.

Plus a range of options in the 3rd and 4th year.

Entry Requirements

Relevant HNC. Entry subject to interview.

Start Date

August

Qualification

Degree

Award

BA Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

W2N9

Course Length

3 years

Department

Creative Industries and Media

SCQF Level

10