Course Brief


This unit aims to enable learners to develop their knowledge and understanding of a chosen aspect of creative media production and their skills in researching and presenting an individual investigation.

Unit abstract

The creative media sector provides a wide range of technical, professional and academic areas of interest for development.

This unit provides the opportunity for learners to identify a particular area of study or practice and develop a proposal and set specific objectives for investigation.

Learners will apply research skills to the identification and selection of materials and resources and present the results of this investigation in a way that suits the chosen subject and their own learning style.

They will review and evaluate their work considering improvements in learning and performance, the professional context of the work and the process by which the presentation is produced.

  • This course is offered in 48 contact hours

On successful completion of this unit a learner will:

1      Be able to present and justify planned proposals for investigations into creative media production

2      Be able to research and select appropriate materials for investigations into creative media production

3      Be able to present results of investigations into creative media production

4      Be able reflect on own performance and learning

  • 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.

    Why choose the Higher National Diploma in Creative Media Production?