Level 3 T Level in Media, Broadcast and Production | South Bank Colleges
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Is this course for you?

To be accepted onto this course you will need five GCSE's at grades 4-9 (to include Engilsh, Maths and Science)

Turn your love of media into an exciting career with the T level in Media, Broadcast & Production. During this 2-year programme, you will learn the core knowledge and skills that are needed for entry to a range of media, broadcast and production occupations.  Equivalent to three A levels with a 45-day work placement, a T level will allow you to progress straight into the sector or continue your studies at a higher level. 

This course is suitable for School Leavers wanting a career in the media, broadcast and production sector. 

  • You'll spend 9 weeks minimum working with an employer on an industry placement 
  • You'll learn using modern equipment in our new purpose-built TV and film studios 
  • You'll be involved in plenty of real-life practical work 
  • You could progress onto higher education after your level three course - with us on a level 4 course at London South Bank University.

What experience and skills will you gain?

Students will 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 
  • Legal and regulatory requirements 
  • Professional standards and conduct in the workplace 
  • Equality, diversity and inclusion requirements 
  • Research skills 
  • Project methodology and administration 
  • Continued professional development 
  • In addition to the core content, each student will also complete at least one module of occupation-specific content. 
  • The specialisms available in the Media, Broadcast and Production T Level are: 
  • Creative Media Technician 
  • Content Creation and Production
  • Campus
    This course will be delivered at London South Bank Technical College - Nine elms
  • What do you need to apply?

    Five GCSEs at grades 4-9 (to include English and maths GCSEs at 4-9) 


    Relevant level 2 qualification at merit grade or higher English and maths at level 3 or higher 

  • How will you be assessed?

    Assessment is through two exams, employer set project industry placement and an occupational specialism project.

  • Where can this course take you?

    This course is suitable for School Leavers wanting a career in the media, broadcast and production sector.  

    After successfully completing this course, you also benefit from the chance to stay with us on a level 4 course or move to London South Bank University. This gives you a path to graduating with a degree or higher education course without the costs of moving away.

    Career options might include: 

    • Studio Sound Engineer
    • Audio Visual Technician
    • Live Sound Engineer
    • Tv or Film Sound Technician
    • Stagehand
    • Lighting Technician
    • Tv or Film Production Assistant
    • Radio Broadcast Assistant
    • Tv or Film Assistant Director
    • Tv or Film Director
    • Tv or Film Producer
    • Media Researcher
    • Video Editor
    • Broadcast Engineer
    • Tv or Film Camera Operator

    Transferable skills: 

    • Undertaking research 
    • Generating ideas 
    • Communicating ideas  
    • Developing ideas  
    • Working collaboratively  
    • Reflective practice