Digital Media (Cambridge Technical)
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In our Sixth Form's Digital Media course, students are equipped with vital skills for the ever-changing digital media landscape. This practical, A-level equivalent course covers Media Products & Audiences, Pre-Production & Planning, and Creating Media Products, focusing on the creation, delivery, and impact of media content. Students gain practical experience in content production across various media forms, alongside theoretical insights into media ownership, ethics, and regulation. Key elements include understanding audience targeting, navigating social media in a globalized context, and creating online advertising campaigns. The course balances theoretical knowledge with practical application, preparing students for careers in areas like Film & TV, marketing, and social media. This integrated approach fosters creativity, critical thinking, and adaptability, essential in the dynamic field of digital media.
In the space underneath, you will find specific information related to this subject. As Key Stage 5 specifications change, it is possible that the course being offered to Year 12 is different to that being studied in Year 13.
With that in mind, please find attached below, links to the respective courses being offered to current Year 12 and Year 13 students.
Year 12 - Cambridge Technical (CTEC) Digital Media:
Year 13 - Cambridge Technical (CTEC) Digital Media:
Please find attached below, the Curriculum Maps for both Year 12 and Year 13: