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Key Facts

Level:
Level 1
Subject Sector:
9.3 Media and Communication
Credits:
40
Qualification No:
603/2331/0
GLH:
287 hours
Total qualification time:
400 hours
Price:
£122.00 per learner
Age Range:
16-18 & 19+

Qualification purpose

Prepare for further learning or training and/or develop knowledge and/or skills in a subject area

Qualification Grading Type

Pass

Assessment Methods

  • Portfolio of Evidence

  • Why choose Gateway Qualifications for this qualification?

    Gateway Qualifications offers a range of innovative, flexible and dynamic vocational qualifications that are valued and meaningful and which will develop the skills necessary to gain employment or to progress through further study.

    Rules of Combination

    Learners will have to complete a total of 40 credits, including 4 credits from the Mandatory Group, a further 22 credits from Optional Group O1: Creative and Media, remaining 14 credits can be taken from either Optional Group O1 or Optional Group O2: Employability.


    Units

    Mandatory

    Learners must achieve the single mandatory unit.

    Creative Media Production Skills

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    32
    Credits:
    4
    Unit No:
    L/505/1892
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    Optional Group: Creative Media Skills

    Learners must achieve a minimum of 22 credits from this group.

    Comic Artwork for Creative Media Industries

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    42
    Credits:
    6
    Unit No:
    M/505/3991
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    Concept Art for Creative Media Industries

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    42
    Credits:
    6
    Unit No:
    T/505/3992
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    Creative Craft Skills

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    27
    Credits:
    3
    Unit No:
    R/504/8945
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    Creative Writing Skills

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    27
    Credits:
    3
    Unit No:
    M/505/0881
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    Digital 3D Modelling for Creative Media Industries

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    42
    Credits:
    6
    Unit No:
    A/505/3993
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    Digital Graphics Editing

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    30
    Credits:
    4
    Unit No:
    Y/504/8946
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    Digital Photography

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    30
    Credits:
    4
    Unit No:
    K/504/8952
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    Game Engine Technologies for Creative Media Industries

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    42
    Credits:
    6
    Unit No:
    F/505/3994
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    Introduction to Programming

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    48
    Credits:
    6
    Unit No:
    M/617/5048
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    Sound and Audio Production Skills

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    35
    Credits:
    4
    Unit No:
    L/504/8054
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    Video Editing for Creative Industries

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    42
    Credits:
    6
    Unit No:
    L/505/3996
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    Video Production Skills for the Creative Industries

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    42
    Credits:
    6
    Unit No:
    R/505/3997
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    Optional Units: Employability Skills

    Learners may achieve up to 14 credits from this group.

    Applying for a Job

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    10
    Credits:
    1
    Unit No:
    H/503/2832
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    Assessing own Personal, Learning and Thinking Skills

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    8
    Credits:
    1
    Unit No:
    J/504/6268
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    Building Working Relationships with Colleagues

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    20
    Credits:
    2
    Unit No:
    D/503/2845
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    Career Planning

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    20
    Credits:
    3
    Unit No:
    M/506/3484
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    Career Progression

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    20
    Credits:
    2
    Unit No:
    F/503/2837
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    Effective Communication in the Workplace

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    30
    Credits:
    3
    Unit No:
    D/504/6311
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    Effectiveness at Work

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    16
    Credits:
    2
    Unit No:
    R/506/3493
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    Exploring Entrepreneurship

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    15
    Credits:
    2
    Unit No:
    F/504/6320
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    Exploring and Presenting Enterprise Ideas

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    25
    Credits:
    3
    Unit No:
    L/504/6322
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    Interview Skills

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    10
    Credits:
    1
    Unit No:
    M/503/2834
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    Introduction to Self-Employment

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    22
    Credits:
    3
    Unit No:
    F/504/7662
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    Positive Attitudes and Behaviours at Work

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    10
    Credits:
    1
    Unit No:
    H/507/1338
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    Preparing for Work Placement

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    10
    Credits:
    1
    Unit No:
    F/503/2854
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    Preparing for an Interview

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    10
    Credits:
    1
    Unit No:
    K/503/2833
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    Searching for a Job

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    10
    Credits:
    1
    Unit No:
    D/503/2831
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    Setting and Meeting Targets at Work

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    16
    Credits:
    2
    Unit No:
    J/506/3491
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    Skills for Creative Thinkers

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    15
    Credits:
    2
    Unit No:
    H/504/6262
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    Skills for Effective Participants

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    15
    Credits:
    2
    Unit No:
    Y/504/6260
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    Skills for Independent Enquirers

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    15
    Credits:
    2
    Unit No:
    D/504/6258
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    Skills for Reflective Learners

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    15
    Credits:
    2
    Unit No:
    A/504/6915
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    Skills for Self Managers

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    15
    Credits:
    2
    Unit No:
    J/504/6254
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    Skills for Team Workers

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    15
    Credits:
    2
    Unit No:
    A/504/6252
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    Solving Work-related Problems

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    18
    Credits:
    2
    Unit No:
    A/506/3830
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    Time Management

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    20
    Credits:
    2
    Unit No:
    K/504/6327
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    Using ICT in the Workplace

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    25
    Credits:
    3
    Unit No:
    F/504/6317
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    Using Numeracy Skills in the Workplace

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    30
    Credits:
    3
    Unit No:
    M/504/6314
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    Work in a customer-friendly way

    Level:
    Level 1
    Guided Learning Hours:
    18
    Credits:
    2
    Unit No:
    K/504/6702
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    What is the purpose of this qualification?

    The qualification provides an introduction to different areas of Creative Media. Learners take one mandatory unit and then choose from a variety of practical units in different aspects of Creative Media and from Employability units.


    What skills, knowledge, or understanding does this qualification develop?

    Learners will develop the ability to create a media product and to work with different media eg graphics, video, photography.


    What are the progression options?

    Learners who complete the qualification could progress to a range of level 2 vocational qualifications in creative media and related areas.


    Progression & Entry Requirements

    Learners will be able to progress to a range of level 2 qualifications in the sector or to other related sectors where they will be able to apply the underpinning knowledge and practical skills they have developed

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