Digital Media

Type of qualification – Cambridge Technical Extended Certificate(equivalent to 1 A level)

Course Description

This is a vocational digital production course focusing on moving image filmmaking. If you are interested in a ‘hands-on’ approach to the study of media, and enjoy practical filmmaking, then this could be the ideal course for you. You will participate in a variety of film and television projects which will help you to develop your creativity and your skills as an independent learner. Whilst this is a really fun course, it is also a very challenging one. Most of the projects are collaborative so it is important that you feel comfortable working with others.

What next?

Many students continue their media-related studies at university. The course also offers a practical route to the media industry.


Various film and television projects depending on students’ interests


A combination of written examinations and coursework.

Additional Activities

Film festivals

Film screenings

London trip

New York trip

Entry Requirements

Þ Minimum 5 GCSES at grade 4 or above including English Language and Maths

Student Contribution: Recommended you purchase Adobe Creative Cloud

What Our Students Think

“I find Digital Media really enjoyable. I have already learnt about many different things which I wouldn’t have known about before. The teacher brings a positive vibe which makes the lessons really engaging.”

Oliver, previously The Stonehenge School