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Media Production BA (Hons)

The course emphasises the production process. Media production is influenced by many cultural, economic and political factors; you will study these factors, together with the history of the media, so you can make really effective, powerful media products that connect with their target audience. Media production is a broad area of study, and the design of the Media Production course recognises that you may wish to either be a generalist or develop an area of specialism.

Entry requirements

To begin this course you will need to have successfully completed a Level 5 FdA in Media Production or HND in Media Production.

Course content


  • Contemporary Practices and Debates in the Media
  • Sound Image and Interaction
  • Research Development and Industry
  • Special Project Media Production

Throughout the year we will have visiting speakers from the creative industry joining us for short talks and workshop session. In addition trips will be organised to the National Film Theatre and The Imperial War Museum Archive. The University of Bedfordshire holds regular networking events in Luton and London where ex students and industry professional are invited along to network.

Assessment methods

Practical film making, Essays, Presentations, Active Research.

Qualifications

BA (Hons) Media Production

Further study and career options

Course progression: Postgraduate study

Career progression: Careers in media production


Additional information

Additional costs

You are advised to buy a hard drive to store your work on (at the cost of approximately £40). You will also need access to Adobe Suite via the Adobe Cloud (approx. £16 per month with educational discount). There will also be travel costs for client projects.

To enrol on this course you must apply through the University & Colleges Admission Service (UCAS) using the institution code BEDF B23 and the course code MPT2. Visit www.ucas.com or call us on 01234 291000 for more information.

Course Information & How to Apply

You will need to complete a UCAS online application form to apply for this course, available at www.ucas.com. The codes needed are located in the 'Additional information' section above. Please call the College on 01234 291000 if you have any queries about your application.

LengthStart DateFeesLocationCourse Code
1 year 27/09/2021 £9250 Cauldwell Street BBL1665

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