Course Brief


This unit aims to develop learners' skills in moving image production using the moving image and sound technologies currently employed in the industry.

Unit abstract

This unit will develop learners' understanding of how video and audio sequences communicate ideas and information, and their technical skills in moving image production. Learners will be introduced to a wide range of techniques and technologies to enable them to record image and sound.

Learners will plan and produce an appropriate production, demonstrating that they can liaise with a client. They will consider the client's requirements for the production and the needs of the target audience. This unit provides the fundamental understanding and skills required for completing other moving image units.

  • This course is offered in 48 contact hours

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this unit a learner will:

1      Be able to use video and audio equipment for moving image recording

2      Understand how to realise client requirements in relation to specified audiences

3      Be able to follow appropriate procedures to complete productions for clients

  • BTEC Higher National Diploma (HND) in Creative Media Production

    Getting a foot in the door in the field of media can be challenging. Employers are continuously looking for individuals who have the academic knowledge, qualification and the practical skills to execute. Most have one or the other in this competitive field, and the Pearson BTEC Higher National Diploma (HND) in Creative Media Production merges the best of both when preparing you to take the next step in your media pursuits.

    This UK qualification is recognized in more than 70 countries worldwide, and graduates of this programme gain direct access to the final year top-up BA (Hons) in Media and Communications programme offered in collaboration with the University of Greenwich.

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