Important Entry Requirement & Application Update

Once you've applied, you will be invited to attend a virtual information event at the beginning of 2021. At this event, you will have the opportunity to find out more about your course, meet the staff and ask any questions that you may have.

If your course requires an interview you will receive an email with details about your video call. There will be no need for you to come on site. Don't worry if you don't receive an email about an interview, not every course needs one.

Is this course right for me?

Are you interested in Creative Media and Games Development?

This programme can be your stepping stone to join the exciting world of media production. You will put the theory into practice by creating film clips, designing web pages, creating adverts and exhibiting your photographic work.

You will also learn how to communicate your ideas, targeting specific audiences, researching the media sector and the job roles within the industry.

Lectures take place in a modern, purpose-designed building which contains specially equipped workshops and learning facilities in Multimedia and Media Studies.

As well as fascinating insights into the world of the visual, aural and electronic, you will gain essential training in key practical applications. You will also gain vital knowledge of the media business and its impact in today's world.

Entry requirements:

In order to qualify for this course, you will need at least one of the following:

  • 3 GCSEs at grade D or above, and 1 GCSE at grade E, including English or Welsh 1st Language and Maths, or Entry 3 / Level 1 ESQ in Numeracy and Communication
  • A relevant Level 1 qualification at Pass
  • Relevant industry experience

As part of the application process, you will be asked to attend an interview to give you the opportunity to discuss the course.

Delivery:

The programme will be delivered through a blend of the following:

  • Group work
  • Classroom based learning
  • Tutorial support
  • Educational visits
  • MOODLE (virtual learning environment)

Excellent facilities with the latest technology, including a media suite with industry-recognised software and a multi-camera and audio room, mean your skills will be up to date and highly prized.

Assessment:

The programme will be assessed through a blend of the following:

  • Practical and written assessments/assignments
  • Presentations and demonstrations
  • Portffolios of work
  • Performance and observation

Progression:

You could proceed onto a number of programmes at Grŵp Llandrillo Menai, including:

  • 3D Animation and Games Development Level 3
  • Creative Media Production Level 3
  • Media Production Level 3 (TV and Film)