Head of Department: Ms S Hall
BTEC Level 1/Level 2
Tech Award in Creative
Autumn 1: Industries
Autumn 2: Sectors
Spring 1: Technical skills
Spring 2: Practical film making
Summer 1: Photoshop
Summer 2: Editing
Autumn 1: Component 1a: Exploring Media Products
Autumn 2: Component 1b: Exploring Media Products
Spring 1: Media products, audiences and purpose
Spring 2: Explore how digital media products are created to provide meaning and engage audiences
Summer 1: Unit 2 Component 2: Developing Digital Media Production Skills
Summer 2: Learning aim A: Develop media production skills and techniques
Autumn 1: Learning aim B: Apply media production skills and techniques
Autumn 2: Production processes and practices & Post-production processes and practices
Spring 1: Learning aim C: Review own progress and development of skills and practices
Spring 2: Component 3: Create a Media Product in Response to a Brief. Develop ideas in response to a brief. Generating ideas, develop pre-production materials in response to a brief.
Summer 1: Component 3: Managing the production process, combining and refining content Testing and Exporting for distribution
How students are assessed
The qualification consists of three components that give learners the opportunity to develop broad knowledge and understanding of the enterprise sector and relevant skills such as research, planning, problem solving and communication at Levels 1 and 2.
End of Unit 1 component 1a & 1b.
End of Unit 2 component 2a & 2b.
End of Year Controlled Assessment component 3, 48hours.
Guidance for pupils
Year 11: Invest in revision guides (can be purchased through class teacher), create a revision timetable and attend all extra revision sessions.
Homework: Mini assignments throughout the course to deepen learning.
Intervention: Intervention and additional support is available through class teacher and Mrs Holmes.
Extra Guidance & Resources: Media workbook guides are available for all pupils
workshop & catch up sessions are available on Tuesdays & Wednesdays 2:45 – 3:45pm
How parents can help
KS4: Support for attendance at After School Revision Sessions Tuesday & Thursdays. Holiday Workshops and Breakfast Workshops Tuesday Wednesday & Thursday 8am-8.35am.
Support in Purchasing Revision Material.