CREATIVE iMEDIA

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WHY STUDY CREATIVE iMEDIA?

You should choose this course if you love to use technology in a creative way.  Explore the use of technology and how they aid marketing and production in the media sector.  Develop your multimedia skills to create meaning digital assets ranging from graphics to websites.

 

Cambridge National takes an engaging, practical and inspiring approach to learning Creative iMedia.  Digital media plays an important part in many areas of our everyday lives and is also an important part of the UK economy. 

 

This course provides opportunities to learn and develop specific and transferable skills which can be used in employment and higher education.

 

Creative iMedia focuses on the use of digital technology and digital media in film, television, web development, gaming and animation, and has ICT at the heart of it.

This course aims to develop a confident approach in the use of technology to creating exciting products that appeal to the mass market.

 

COURSE CONTENT

Pre-production skills

  • Understand the purpose and content of pre-production

  • Plan pre-production

  • Produce pre-production documents

  • Review pre-production documents

 

Creating digital graphics

  • Understand the purpose and properties of digital graphics

  • Plan the creation of a digital graphic

  • Create a digital graphic

  • Review a digital graphic

 

Creating a multipage website

  • Understand the properties and features of multipage websites

  • Plan a multipage website

  • Create multipage websites using multimedia components

  • Review a multipage website

 

Creating interactive multimedia products

  • Understand the uses and properties of interactive multimedia products

  • Plan interactive multimedia products

  • Create interactive multimedia products

  • Review interactive multimedia products

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ASSESSMENTS

Exam Papers

Paper 1: Pre-production Skills

1hr 15mins (25%)

 

Non-exam Assessments

Coursework: Creating digital graphics

(25%)

Coursework: Creating a multipage website 

(25%)

Coursework: Creating interactive multimedia products 

(25%)

 

HIGHER EDUCATION ROUTES

Digital Media / Digital Film Production / Game Art Animation / Computer Games Design and Development / Games Programming / Visual Effects Animation / Web Development / Creative Film, Television and Digital Media Production

POTENTIAL CAREERS

Graphic Designer / Television / Social Media Officer / Web Designer / Games Developer / Applications Developer / Digital Marketer / Editorial Assistant / Multimedia Specialist / UX Analyst / UX Designer / VFX Artist / Web Content Manager / Specialist Creative iMedia Teacher

EXAM BOARD: OCR

COURSE CODE: J807/J817

COURSE TYPE: CNAT