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FdA Film and Media Production

University of Bolton

Whatever your specialism, our Foundation Degree in Film and Media Production will help you build a portfolio that showcases your skills and creative voice. A love of story is at the forefront of all our courses and at the heart of production, and we’ll support you as you learn to find and tell imaginative and diverse stories that resonate with audiences everywhere.The media and creative industries are flourishing and the North West is the key digital powerhouse outside of London. Traditional career routes in areas such as film and TV continue to seek new recruits, but exciting opportunities are also available with the broad range of organisations that now need moving images for their websites, social media platforms and promotional adverts. They want people who can create new and interesting content using their great storytelling skills and sound knowledge of the production process and workflow. This course aims to prepare you to begin your career in this exciting sector and offers transferable employability skills such as resilience, adaptability and problem solving that are highly attractive to employers.Creative, practical and industry-focused, this course introduces you to all aspects of the pre-production, filming and post-production workflow in film, TV and multi-platform formats. Our lecturers and technical staff will support you as you develop a wide range of technical and creative skills, guiding you as you learn about the production process from concept to completion. We’ll also focus on helping you appreciate how differing production roles are interdependent, and support you to learn essential skills in collaboration, communication and teamwork.Our experienced team take pride in getting to know our students as individuals, and you can become part of our welcoming and supportive production family. Offering you the chance to share in our immense wealth of award-winning industry experience, this course allows you to explore the various gateways into the vibrant media industry in North West England.

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2 years


Sep 2024

Start Month

Aug 2024

Application Deadline

Upcoming Intakes

  • September 2024

Mode of Study

  • Full Time