Did You Know?
Leeds is the home of various media based companies, such as, Yorkshire TV (ITV Plc), Warners Group Plc, Screen House Productions and NorthForge.
TWO YEAR COURSE - EQUIVALENT TO THREE A LEVELS
What are T Levels?
Notre Dame has been selected as one of the first providers of the new T Level qualifications starting from September 2020. T Levels will follow GCSEs and will be equivalent to 3 A Levels. These 2-year courses have been developed in collaboration with employers and businesses so that the content meets the needs of the industry and prepares students for work.
What do I need to study this course?
You will need five GCSEs at grade 4 or above including GCSE English Language and GCSE Maths.
What will I study?
The T Level will help students develop an understanding of a broad range of issues relevant to the sector, including: The creative economy, The individual in the creative industries, Cultural context and vocabulary, Audience and consumer needs. In addition to the core units, each student will also complete an occupation-specific module, focusing on content creation and production. As part of this course, you will also complete an extensive Industry placement and an employer-set project.
After gaining a T Level qualification you can progress to university or start your professional career. The media, broadcast and production T Level will give students a route into a variety of careers within the sector.