Media at KS4

BTEC Creative Media Prtoduction

Students will learn about the pre-production process by planning a creative digital media product for the publishing industry. Students will conduct some independent research to write a detailed report on how and why pre-production production processes are vital to the completion of a magazine cover and double page spread. This course will look at a range of of photoshop design skills along with practical magazine layout and structural theory.

Students will build their knowledge on how to manage a professional project from start to finish. This course will help students develop valuable skills such as working towards deadlines from pre-production to the creation stage, building upon practical software skills such as Photoshop, Illustrator and Premier. 

Exam Information

The BTEC exam board we use is Pearson

The course consists of three components.

  • Representation
  • Productuion Skills
  • Responding to a Commission