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Media, BTEC L2 Extended Certificate

The BTEC Level 2 in Creative Digital Media Production (TV and Film) course offers a starting point for both school leavers and mature students who want to start a career within the Film and TV Industry. The course is based around practical and hands on learning, best suited to learning out  Read more

 

Creative and Digital Media Production Level 3 Extended Diploma

BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Creative & Digital Media Production is a practical, work-related course. You learn by completing projects and assignments that are based on realistic workplace situations, activities and demands. As well as learning about the employment area you have chosen  Read more

 

Media Production Diploma (One year UAL Foundation Diploma) Level 3

The City of Liverpool College offers this one-year course which is designed for students over 17 years of age who want a fast track media production foundation. The course will offer the skills to equip students with the necessary experience and qualifications for progression to a wide ran  Read more

 

Journalism and Publishing, Level 3 Diploma

This course is the perfect first step towards a career in one of the most exciting industries there is – the media. Led by a team of former journalists, this programme is designed to introduce learners to the fast-faced environment of print, online and broadcast journalism. You will learn   Read more

 

Journalism NCTJ Diploma

NCTJ Diploma in Journalism Study the NCTJ Diploma at the Liverpool School of Journalism at City of Liverpool College – Merseyside’s only NCTJ-accredited course. The National Council for the Training of Journalists Diploma is the ONLY qualification you need to pursue a career in journalism.  Read more

 

Photography Level 2 Extended Certificate

The BTEC Level 2 First Diploma in Photography is a practical vocational course. It is intended for applicants who have an interest in digital photography. It aims to build and develop skills in photography and imaging and to enable students to create a portfolio of quality work in photogra  Read more

 

Photography Level 3 Extended Diploma

The BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Photography is a practical vocational two year course of study. It is intended to build and develop skills in photography and imaging and to enable students to create a portfolio of quality work and acquire related skills which will help secure entry in  Read more

 

Photography, Higher National Certificate (HNC)

The HNC in Photography is a challenging and wide ranging course whose central aim is the preparation of students for higher education and employment in the photographic industry. Students will develop practical, academic and research skills alongside their exploration of image taking and i  Read more

 

Our student’s progress onto further education or careers in the following areas of media and production arts, web and games design, commercial production, digital editing and publishing developing practical skills, theatre/TV/film production designer, video production and stage management.

We try and give our students the best start to their education and generate enthusiasm about the course from the outset, the City of Liverpool hosts major events that students can get involved with such as The Giants, Sound City, IFB, Aquitania & LIMF to name just a few. Students were able to get involved at all levels and areas to enhance their work experience and build on their course.

Our students benefit from the experience, direction and support of our lecturers who boast successful business ventures, events of the highest standard and have secured successful careers in advertising, social media, commercial, press, and photo journalism. 

You will graduate from The City of Liverpool College with the practical skills, and the ability to create permanent visual images for an exceptionally wide range of creative, technical and documentary purposes. 

The City of Liverpool College has great courses in the areas of Media, Stage Management, Photography and Journalism. Our NCTJ course is one of the most successful courses for students wanting to get into the world of journalism and media.

Learn all about us and what we do on our dedicated Twitter page @colcjournalism

The NCTJ Diversity Fund is a way of helping people who fit their criteria to afford their training.

The Journalism Diversity Fund is looking for people that meet their criteria to help with funding to go towards the training. Take a look on their website to see if you can take advantage of this great offer.

www.journalismdiversityfund.com

Pete McDevitt

Head of School

Pete has over 25 years’ experience in Education. He has an MA in education management and has worked extensively in the production industry in roles from production electrician, lighting designer, Stage Manager, Event Manager and Production Manager. Recent production work includes, Production manager/Technical Manager for both Sea Odyssey and Memories of August Giants saga working with Royale deluxe and Culture Liverpool. In the past he has worked as Stage Manager on Mathew Street Music Festival, Tour manager for theatre and musical stage productions, Set and Lighting Designer for small and large scale theatre touring and in repertory. For many years Pete was a partner in a successful lighting company with clients as diverse as Nickelodeon Children's TV channel, Live Nation and super club Cream.

“My NCTJ qualification got me my first proper job as a reporter at Mercury Press Agency. Eventually I was offered a job on the Sunday People where part of my job is finding young journalists to help in the newsroom - I always keep an eye out for an NCTJ qualification on a CV.”

Aaron Sharp, Assistant Content Editor, Sunday Mirror/Sunday People

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Media, BTEC L2 Extended Certificate

The BTEC Level 2 in Creative Digital Media Production (TV and Film) course offers a starting point for both school leavers and mature students who want to start a career within the Film and TV Industry. The course is based around practical and hands on learning, best suited to learning out  Read more

 

Creative and Digital Media Production Level 3 Extended Diploma

BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Creative & Digital Media Production is a practical, work-related course. You learn by completing projects and assignments that are based on realistic workplace situations, activities and demands. As well as learning about the employment area you have chosen  Read more

 

Media Production Diploma (One year UAL Foundation Diploma) Level 3

The City of Liverpool College offers this one-year course which is designed for students over 17 years of age who want a fast track media production foundation. The course will offer the skills to equip students with the necessary experience and qualifications for progression to a wide ran  Read more

 

Journalism and Publishing, Level 3 Diploma

This course is the perfect first step towards a career in one of the most exciting industries there is – the media. Led by a team of former journalists, this programme is designed to introduce learners to the fast-faced environment of print, online and broadcast journalism. You will learn   Read more

 

Journalism NCTJ Diploma

NCTJ Diploma in Journalism Study the NCTJ Diploma at the Liverpool School of Journalism at City of Liverpool College – Merseyside’s only NCTJ-accredited course. The National Council for the Training of Journalists Diploma is the ONLY qualification you need to pursue a career in journalism.  Read more

 

Photography Level 2 Extended Certificate

The BTEC Level 2 First Diploma in Photography is a practical vocational course. It is intended for applicants who have an interest in digital photography. It aims to build and develop skills in photography and imaging and to enable students to create a portfolio of quality work in photogra  Read more

 

Photography Level 3 Extended Diploma

The BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Photography is a practical vocational two year course of study. It is intended to build and develop skills in photography and imaging and to enable students to create a portfolio of quality work and acquire related skills which will help secure entry in  Read more

 

Photography, Higher National Certificate (HNC)

The HNC in Photography is a challenging and wide ranging course whose central aim is the preparation of students for higher education and employment in the photographic industry. Students will develop practical, academic and research skills alongside their exploration of image taking and i  Read more

 

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