Media and Photography

Media and Photography

Lights. Camera. Action. 

Have you got a thirst for creative storytelling? Whether you’re looking for a life in front of or behind the camera, working in this industry can offer a challenging and varied career with no two days being the same.   

The ability to capture a story through the right angle, lighting and direction and pull it together into a polished piece of media footage can demand an attractive salary. And as we consume more and more digital media, the requirement for these skills is only going to increase, making this a strong career path for anyone with the right talent and skills.

Skills required

  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Attention to detail
  • Creative
  • Problem solver

Example career options

  • Film Director
  • Radio Broadcast Producer
  • TV Journalist
  • Camera Operator
  • Photographer

What our students say

“I chose to go to North Notts College, because I can learn new skills that I can apply in a future career in Computing or IT”

Benjamin Breeze
Benjamin Breeze Level 2 - BTEC Diploma in Creative Media Skills

“I love coming into College to see my friends and develop my skills in video editing. I want to use the skills that I learn at College to work as an IT Technician or to work with video production.”

Hannah Agbontan
Hannah Agbontan Level 2 - BTEC Diploma in Creative Media Skills