FdA Media (UCAS code 3Z9G)

The FdA Media aims to help you develop the creative, critical, professional and personal skills needed in the competitive and rapidly changing Media landscape. The course and methods of study allow you to engage with the contemporary issues and practices which are transforming media production and consumption. You explore audio-visual production across a range of platforms and outcomes and have the opportunity to work in a variety of media, including video, audio, radio, animation, motion-graphics and interactive media. Emphasis can be placed on a medium of your choice and you will be encouraged to work outside of conventional forms, where appropriate, so that you are able to investigate and continually respond to the changing conventions of the sector.

Duration: Two years (Full-time), four years (Part-time)


Mode of Study: Full-time & Part-time


Course Fee (2017/18): £6,000 per year (Full-time); £3,000 per year (Part-time)

Please see http://www.ycuc.ac.uk/FeesFunding.html for further information relating to fees.


Awarding Body: University of Gloucestershire


Example Content: Visual Culture, Visual Research, Creative Thinking, Creative Skills, Screen Production, Script Writing, Professional Practice, Creative Entrepreneur, Creative Media Practice



Entry Requirements: You need the equivalent of 48 UCAS tariff points from one or more GCE/A Levels, a relevant Level 3 qualification or a Foundation Diploma in Art & Design or substantial recent practical experience, a portfolio of work and appropriate language and numeracy skills. Applications from current professional practitioners are welcomed.


How do I apply? For the part-time route, apply direct to Yeovil College University Centre by calling 01935 845454 or emailing university.centre@yeovil.ac.uk


For the full-time route, please apply through UCAS. (Institution name: YEOV. Institute Code: Y25, course code 3Z9G).