Allerton High School, Leeds
West Yorkshire LS17 7AG

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Media Studies

Curriculum Team Leader

Mr Bruce  -


Key Stage 4

Year 9 – Gateway to Media

This course aims to provide education and training for those who want to work in a creative media industry such as:

  • Film

  • Television

  • Radio

  • Journalism

  • Computer Games Industry

It provides excellent preparation for individuals who may consider completing the Creative iMedia course. With further study or work experience it could help you get a job in the creative media industries.


Cambridge National: Creative iMedia

This course is media sector-focused, including film, television, web development, gaming and animation, and has IT at its heart. It provides knowledge in a number of key areas in this field from pre-production skills to digital graphics and it has a motivating, hands-on approach to both teaching and learning. Cambridge Nationals will help to develop skills across a range of learning styles and abilities, effectively engaging and inspiring all students to achieve great things.

Creative iMedia Specification


Post 16

Cambridge Technical Level 3 Digital Media

This course will provide opportunities for students to develop their skills in media. Students will develop their knowledge in the following areas:

  • Skills and knowledge relevant to the television and film industries

  • An understanding of professional practice in the media industry

  • A showreel of portfolio work

  • An understanding of how the media industries are structured and how they work.

Level 3 Digital Media Brochure


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