UAL Level 2 Diploma in Creative Media Production

This course enables you to develop your practical skills in digital media production and communication. Your main focus of the course is Interactive Media and Games Production with written work closely supporting your practical study.
Carshalton College is an accredited Authorised Academic Training Centre and is a national hub for 3D design training for media and entertainment across the UK. 

Students on this course will be invited to attend cross-college events that will develop their job skills. Examples of previous events students have attended are:

  • UCAS Design your future
  • Skills London
  • London Higer Education Exhibition
  • Meet the Apprentice with the National Careers Srvice
  • University UK Search Fair

Course Content and Job Skills

The main elements of the course include:

  • Video Production
  • Games and Interactive Design
  • Digital Graphics
  • Animation
  • Media Studies
  • Skills development
  • Professional practice
  • Basic planning and production organisation, including working to a brief

The course provides a thorough, broad based introduction to the above areas and, when successfully completed, is nationally recognised as being equivalent to four GCSEs at Grade C/4. Other opportunities including Functional Skills are offered as part of the programme.
The course is based in the College's purpose built, modern Creative Industries Centre which incorporates a multimedia computing suite. All areas have the latest non-linear digital audio and video editing equipment.

Entry Requirements

An average of Grade D/3 for four or more GCSEs including English Language, or you will have successfully completed a Level 1 vocational programme and a Level 1 literacy qualification. You may also be asked to demonstrate your commitment and skills in an interview.


This course is aimed at those who wish to gain a grounding in Media and Games Design and to eventually work in one of these industries.


One year. Three - four days per week


Most of the course is continuously assessed practical projects. Students also have to produce written reports and evaluations showing evidence of planning, research and organisation.


On completion students have the opportunity to progress onto UAL Level 3 Diploma in Interactive Media or UAL Level 3 Diploma in Games Development.

Other Information

Enrichment Activities
Part of your planned programme of study at Carshalton College gives you the opportunity to take part in an enrichment activity. These activities are designed to help with your personal development and should be treated as a very important part of your studies.


For information about course costs, please see the Carshalton College fees policy.

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