Creative & Digital Media

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Creative & Digital Media

Programme Information

 

Foundation Apprenticeship in Creative & Digital Media in the Highlands & Islands

This programme can be undertaken in one or two years. It includes pupils undertaking both online learning and work experience.

NPA Elements – this is the learning content elements which consists of candidates undertaking four units in class time.

Units are:
⦁ An Introduction to Creative Industries
⦁ Storytelling for the Creative Industries
⦁ Understanding a Creative Brief
⦁ Media; Understanding the Creative Process These are delivered online. 

These units are accessed online and pupils study during school time. This is timetabled by each individual school. A tutor is available online and by email to support them. 

SVQ Elements – these are undertaken in the work experience element which is one day a week.

Units are:
⦁ Work effectively with others
⦁ Ensure your own actions reduce risks to Health & Safety
⦁ Communicating using Digital Marketing
⦁ Use Digital and Social Media in marketing

This will be undertaken within the workplace element of the programme. A tutor will visit to observe performance minimum every three months.

Work Based Project

Media Project
⦁ The employer, tutor and pupil will decide on a digital marketing project for the pupil to undertake This will be undertaken within the workplace element of the programme. A tutor will visit to observe performance minimum every three months.

Pupil Selection Criteria

We will consider all pupils based on motivation and ability to achieve their Foundation Apprenticeship. Below are what we would like to see as minimum entry requirements. Where pupils do not meet these, we will accept recommendations from teachers to support applications.

Creative & Digital Media

  • You must have been able to achieve National 4 units.
  • You will need to have a high level of motivation and commitment to learn
Please complete and submit the form below if you are interested in undertaking this qualification, or if you wish to apply, please click the link below

Foundation Apprenticeship Application