Media Production Level 2 & 3



16 - 18



Brighton & Bexhill



3 days per week

Course OVerview

This course will help you to refine your skills across video, photography, design and animation to find your voice as a media practitioner and progress into the industry. Whilst working in a small class with the feel of a production company, expert tutors will guide you through a range of projects that introduce you to the essential software and equipment needed to bring your ideas to life.
Whether you’re interested in making a music video, gaining your YouTube subscribers, creating a photography portfolio or gaming and animation, this course will give you the chance to explore your passion. Dv8’s creative spaces also give you the opportunity to collaborate with musicians, designers and event managers, whilst building the media industry contacts and experience you need to succeed.

What will i do?

• Develop your skills in essential software such as Adobe Premiere, Photoshop and After Effects
• Work on projects involving video production, photography, sound design, animation, script writing, digital marketing and interactive design
• Learn to use equipment such as DSLRs, steady-cams and professional lighting
• Work on real-life briefs for real-world clients (previous projects have included working with Brighton Fringe and video production company Big Egg)
• Build a portfolio of work and learn how to market yourself professionally online
• Explore different careers in the media industry
• Create content in collaboration with Music, Fashion and Events students

at level 2 i will:

• Achieve OCR Cambridge Technical L2 Subsidiary Diploma in Media Production
• Gain a firm foundation in software such as Adobe Premiere and Photoshop
• Develop your voice as a media practitioner
• Build an understanding of various roles within the media industry
• Progress to Level 3
• Relevant vocational experience and/or qualifications
• English or Maths at GCSE grade 3 or above

at level 3 i will:

• Achieve OCR Cambridge Technical L3 Subsidiary Diploma in Media Production (1st year)
• Achieve OCR Cambridge Technical L3 Extended Diploma in Media Production (2nd year)
• Create a professional portfolio of Media work
• Complete a Relevant work experience placement
• Showcase your work on a variety of platforms within the media industry
• Progress to university level courses or seek a career in the media industry, including Digital Marketing Apprenticeships
• 4 GCSEs A* - C or relevant Level 2 in Media and portfolio 
• English and Maths at GCSE grade 4 or above

What our previous students say

Photography practise

Thanks for Dv8 for helping me on my chosen path and making lessons around film production accessible. Making my own films is going to be awesome!


1 Brighton FM Radio Takeover 3

At Dv8 all the staff are really caring, about our well-being, education and about us as individuals. There's a real snese of communication and respet between both parties.