Creative Computing & Media (BTEC Media) - Year 11


Overview of the year:

  • Exam Board and specification: Edexcel BTEC Tech Level 2 Creative Media Production
  • Practical 12 hour Production Exam, and 2 production based coursework units
  • Number of lessons a fortnight: 5
  • Equipment/facilities/resources provided: Cameras and Filmmaking equipment and use of the industry standard recording studio.
  • Number of topics: 3
  • Type of assessment tasks: Portfolio of student work, verbal communication and presentation, formal exam.

Topic  Overview  Assessment 
Component 1 - Exploring Media Products 
Learners will develop their understanding of how media products create meaning for their audiences by examining existing products and exploring media production techniques.  
Production

Portfolio  
Component 2 - Developing Digital Media Production Skills 
Learners will develop skills and techniques in media production processes by reworking existing media products from one, or all, of the following sectors: audio/moving image, publishing and interactive design.  
Portfolio

Production
 
Component 3 - Create a Media Product in Response to a Brief 
Learners will apply and develop their planning and production skills and techniques to create a media product in response to a client brief. Practical exam that is externally assessed.  
External Assessment  

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